Sabrina Corbetta



Professor Sabrina Corbetta is the Head of the Endocrinology and Diabetology Service and Laboratory of Experimental Endocrinology at the IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi in Milan. She is also an associate professor of Endocrinology at the University of Milan. 

She graduated in medicine and surgery from the Milan State University, where she specialized in endocrinology and metabolic diseases, and in 2003 received her doctorate in Endocrine and Metabolic Sciences.

She is very active in the field of scientific research, she participates in projects such as the Italian Study Group on Idiopathic Central Hypogonadism (2012), in research groups of the Italian Society of Endocrinologists (SIE) with the Hyperparanet and Hypoparanet projects (2015), in a group of experts from the Innovation through Delphi project for the Evaluation of HypopArathyroidism (IDEA) and from the PARAT project on parathyroid diseases European Society of Endocrinology (ESE). She also receives grants from the Ministry of Health and the University of Milan for her research projects. In 2013, she won the Research Completion Competition as a partner, and in 2018, she won the Cariplo Call for Aging competition as a partner. In 2018, Dr. Verdelli from the Laboratory of Experimental Endocrinology received funding by winning a tender from the Italian Society of Osteoporosis, Mineral Metabolism and Skeletal Diseases (SIOMMMS).

He is a member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Endocrinology, BioMed Research International, Frontiers in Endocrinology and BMC Medical Genetics. She is the author of 111 publications with important bibliometric parameters (total number of citations 2381, the Hirsch index Scopus 27, the Hirsch index WOS 29, Research Gate 39.76), 16 chapters in books and more than 150 abstracts of oral communications and posters at national and international conferences.

Professor Sabrina Corbetta is a columnist for the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, European Journal of Endocrinology, Clinical Endocrinology, Endocrine Related Cancer, Journal of Endocrinological Investigation, Kidney International, Endocrine, International Journal of Endocrinology, Journal of Translational Medicine, Frontiers in Endocrinology . She is a member of the Italian Society of Endocrinologists (SIE), European Society of Endocrinology (ESE), Endocrine Society (USA), Italian Society of Osteoporosis, Mineral Metabolism and Skeletal Diseases (SIOMMS) and Forum in Bone and Mineral Research.

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University of Milan
Diploma in Medicine and Surgery, 1994

University of Milan,
Specialization in endocrinology and metabolic diseases, 2000

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Latest publications

Study Group on Motor Disability in Acromegaly of the Italian Society of Endocrinology. Arthropathy in acromegaly: a questionnaire-based estimation of motor disability and its relation with quality of life and work productivity
Pituitary. 2019 Apr 29. doi: 10.1007/s11102-019-00966-8. [Epub ahead of print]
Fatti LM, Cangiano B, Vitale G, Persani L, Mantovani G, Sala E, Arosio M, Maffei P, Dassie F, Mormando M, Giampietro A, Tanda L, Masiello ER, Nazzari E, Ferone D, Corbetta S, Passeri E, Guaraldi F, Grottoli S, Cannavò S, Torre MLT, Soranna D, Zambon A, Cavagnini F, Scacchi M
Effects of twelve months treatment with zoledronate or teriparatide on intima-media thickness of carotid artery in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis: a pilot study
Int J Immunol Pharmacol 2019; accepted for publication
Passeri E, Mazzaccaro D, Sansoni V, Prego S, Nano G, Verdelli C, Lombardi G, Corbetta S.
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Normocalcemic Hyperparathyroidism
Front Horm Res 2019;51:23-39. doi: 10.1159/000491036.
Corbetta S.
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Metabolic Syndrome in Parathyroid Diseases
Front Horm Res 2018;49:67-84. doi: 10.1159/000486003.
Corbetta S, Mantovani G, Spada A.
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Skin and diabetes: an experts' opinion from the Italian diabetologists and dermatologists of the DiaDex group
G Ital Dermatol Venereol 2018;153:649-658. doi: 10.23736/S0392-0488.18.06080-7.
Parodi A, Castello M, Corbetta S, Cordera R, Cristaudo A, Cucchia R, Guazzoni V, Leuzzi M, Mussini A, Patrizi A, Pigatto P, Regazzini R, Rizzo D, Stingeni L, Zichichi L.
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The aberrantly expressed miR-372 partly impairs sensitivity to apoptosis in parathyroid tumor cells
Endocr Relat Cancer 2018;25:761-771. doi: 10.1530/ERC-17-0204.
Verdelli C, Forno I, Morotti A, Creo P, Guarnieri V, Scillitani A, Cetani F, Vicentini L, Balza G, Beretta E, Ferrero S, Vaira V, Corbetta S.
Clinical presentation and management of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism in Italy
J Endocrinol Invest 2018;41:1339-1348. doi: 10.1007/s40618-018-0879-z.
Saponaro F, Cetani F, Repaci A, Pagotto U, Cipriani C, Pepe J, Minisola S, Cipri C, Vescini F, Scillitani A, Salcuni A, Palmieri S, Eller-Vainicher C, Chiodini I, Madeo B, Kara E, Castellano E, Borretta G, Gianotti L, Romanelli F, Camozzi V, Faggiano A, Corbetta S, Cianferotti L, Brandi ML, De Feo ML, Palermo A, Vezzoli G, Maino F, Scalese M, Marcocci C.
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HypoparaNet: A Database of Chronic Hypoparathyroidism Based on Expert Medical-Surgical Centers in Italy
Calcif Tissue Int 2018;103:151-163. doi: 10.1007/s00223-018-0411-7
Marcucci G, Cianferotti L, Parri S, Altieri P, Arvat E, Benvenga S, Betterle C, Bondanelli M, Boscaro M, Camozzi V, Centaro GM, Cetani F, Chiodini I, Ciampolillo A, Colao A, Corbetta S, De Feo ML, Uberti ED, Faggiano A, Fornari R, Gaspari AL, Giorgino F, Giuliani V, Iacobone M, Innaro N, Lamacchia O, Lenzi A, Mantovani G, Marcocci C, Masi L, Migliaccio S, Palmieri S, Pasquali R, Perigli G, Piccini
Circulating Irisin Is Reduced in Male Patients with Type 1 and Type 2 Myotonic Dystrophies
Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2017;8:320. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2017.00320.
Dozio E, Passeri E, Cardani R, Benedini S, Aresta C, Valaperta R, Corsi Romanelli M, Meola G, Sansone V, Corbetta S.
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Expression, function, and regulation of the embryonic transcription factor TBX1 in parathyroid tumors
Lab Invest 2017;97(12):1488-1499. doi: 10.1038/labinvest.2017.88.
Verdelli C, Avagliano L, Guarnieri V, Cetani F, Ferrero S, Vicentini L, Beretta E, Scillitani A, Creo P, Bulfamante GP, Vaira V, Corbetta S.

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