Associate Professor in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Brescia - IRCCS Fondazione Don Gnocchi Milan
Vigevano, Lombardia – Italy
Prof. Stefano Negrini, MD is Professor in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine at the Clinical Experimental Sciences Department of the University of Brescia (Italy). He is Rehabilitation Research Coordinator of the Rovato Centre of the Care & Research Institute (IRCCS) Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi of Milan, and Scientific Director of ISICO (Italian Scientific Spine Institute) in Milan. He is also Director of Cochrane Rehabilitation and Chief-Editor of the “European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine”.
The main research interests of Prof. Negrini include scoliosis and other spinal deformities conservative (rehabilitation) treatment, Evidence Based Medicine in Rehabilitation, spine movement analysis, low back pain and other spinal disorders. His main clinical interest is scoliosis and other spinal deformities during growth.
Prof. Negrini is listed among Top Italian Scientist and is academician of the European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM). He has been nominated the Italian delegate of the Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Section of the European Union Medical Specialists (UEMS-PRM Section), an invited member of the Executive Committee of the European Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ESPRM) and in the Advisory Board of the international Society On Spinal Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT). He is Associate Editor of 3 indexed journals, in the Editorial Board of 3 other international journals and has been the coordinator of the Editors of the 3rd Edition of the White Book on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine in Europe
Prof. Negrini has been promoter of Cochrane Rehabilitation and founder, President and General Secretary of SOSORT. He has been President or Scientific Secretary of 17 National and International Meetings, promoter and Chair of the International on-line Master on Spinal Deformities conservative treatment (since 2016), promoter and Chair of the Italian Master on Spinal Deformities conservative treatment (since 2007).
Prof. Negrini has been awarded the DeLisa Lecture by the American Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP), and has won 12 scientific Awards. He has published 302 PubMed/Medline papers
(http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/1bgXvUkNhDV/bibliography/40554876/public/?sort=date&direction=descending) and has an H-Index of 32 (Scopus Author ID: 16307641300, ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1878-2747, Researcher ID http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-6667-2013)
Monday, November 4
8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Tuesday, November 5
12:45 PM – 2:00 PM