Luca Gianni



Dr. Luca Gianni is the president of Fondazione Gianni Bonadonna for the promotion of innovative treatments in oncology and collaborates with Casa di Cura la Madonnina in Milan.

He is one of the founders and until December 2019 was president of the Michelangelo Foundation Breast Cancer Study Group, in which he is responsible for coordinating research activities and promoting several important international clinical trials in the field of breast cancer.

He studied at the University of Milan, where he first received a degree in medicine and surgery, and then received a specialization in internal medicine.

His research activity is focused on innovations in the field of drug therapy of oncological diseases with a special focus on breast cancer. In this context, Dr. Gianni has identified new clinical and pharmacological approaches that clarify some key aspects of sensitivity to specific anticancer drugs.

In the period from 2010 to 2019, he was awarded several scientific awards, including Gianni Bonadonna Breast cancer Award and Research Fellowship, AIOM Award for the Promotion of Research in Italy, CORE Award, Addarii Award, Luigi Castagnetta Award in Cancer Research and Francesca Mancuso Award for Scientific Research.

Dr. Luca Gianni is the author of over 200 scientific articles and is a reviewer of many international journals such as Annals of Oncology, Blood, British Journal of Cancer, Cancer Discovery, Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research, Cancer chemotherapy is and Pharmacology, European Journal of Cancer, Investigational new Drugs, Journal of Clinical Investigation, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Journal of Clinical Oncology, The Lancet, The Lancet Oncology, New England Journal of Medicine.

He is a member of the editorial board of Cardio-Oncology and Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, is a member of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

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Milan State University
Medical Doctor with honors - 1976

Milan State University
Board-Certified in Internal Medicine - 1981

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