Carlo Patrono – Chair






Name: Carlo Patrono MD, FESC, FRCP

Academic Affiliations: Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology at the Catholic University School of Medicine in Rome (Italy) and at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia (USA).

Discipline: Clinical Pharmacology

Scientific Interests:

  1. Studying platelet activation and inhibition in diabetes mellitus
  2. Studying platelet activation and inhibition in myeloproliferative neoplasms
  3. Investigating the mechanism of action of low-dose aspirin in preventing colorectal cancer

Declaration of Conflicts of Interest:

I received consultant and speakers fees from Amgen, AstraZeneca, Bayer and GlaxoSmithKline

I received grant support for investigator-initiated research from:

  • European Commission, FP6 and FP7 Programmes
  • Bayer AG