Maria Benedetta Donati

Specialist in Haematology

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Specialist in Haematology (UnivCatt, Rome), PhD (University of Leuven, Belgium), honorary degree (University of Debrecen (Hungary) and Bialystok (Poland).In 1973, she founded and directed the Thrombosis Lab of the Istituto Mario Negri in Milan. In 1987, she was one of the founders and then Scientific Coordinator of Consorzio Negri Sud. In 2005 (UnivCatt.Campobasso), she launched with Licia Iacoviello and Giovanni de Gaetano the “Moli-sani” population study, which enrolled 25,000 adults to investigate the prevention of chronic degenerative diseases, especially focusing on diet and healthy lifestyles. She is very active at European level both as participant in nutrition and health projects (FAIR, IMMIDIET,FLORA, ATHENA) and as member of the Marie Curie Training Center and evaluator. Currently, she is working at the IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, focusing on the Mediterranean diet, health and the bio-bank that collects samples from the Moli-sani study and other population studies. H-index 82, total citations over 35,000.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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