Francesca Cavalcanti graduated cum laude in Medicine and Surgery in 1988 and specialized cum laude in Neurology in 1992 at the “Federico II” University of Naples “.
Giovanni Pioggia, Electronic Engineer with specialization in Bioengineering, PhD in Robotics, is a senior researcher of the National Research Council (CNR), Institute for Biomedical Research and Innovation (IRIB), section manager of Messina secondary unit.
Enrico Parano MD PhD, is a Pediatrician and Pediatric Neurologist, Senior Researcher of IRIB, CNR, Catania; he graduated at the University of Catania, Italy, in 1986. After graduation he spent ten years in New York, USA, at Columbia-Cornell University, with the position of Clinical Researcher and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, mainly working in the field of clinical and scientific researches of pediatric neuroscience.
Graduated in Medicine and Surgery and Specialist in Clinical Pharmacology. She achieved the II level Master in "Medicine for Drug Addiction, Alcoholism and Related Pathologies" and the one in "Design and conduct of clinical studies". Her scientific activity is currently focused on pharmacogenomic studies through the use of molecular profiling technologies and computational and bioinformatic analysis models for the identification of polymorphic variants of ADME genes, for the validation of predictive biomarkers of pharmacological efficacy or toxicity for personalization of the treatment.