Med.E.A. Scientific Committee
University of Naples Federico II Naples Area, Italy
Prof. Cittadini is full professor of Internal Medicine at the Department of Translational Medical Sciences of the Federico II University in Naples and Chief Director of the Unit of Internal Medicine, Metabolism & Rehabilitation at “Federico II” University Hospital of Naples. Moreover he is the head of the Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Biomedical Materials (C.R.I.B.), Federico II” University, Naples, Italy. Prof. Cittadini has more than 30 years of clinical and research experience in Chronic Heart Failure. He did part of his training at the Beth Israel Hospital of Harvard Medical School in Boston (USA). He focused both on basic research as well as on clinical research. He was the founder of the multicenter registry TOSCA that involved more than 20 Heart Failure clinics across Italy. The TOSCA registry aims in investigating the role played by hormonal comorbidities in Heart Failure.