Full Professor - Department of Traslational Medicine – UPO

Mario Pirisi - Aging Project

Mario Pirisi is full professor of Internal Medicine at the Università del Piemonte Orientale (UPO) and head of the Internal Medicine Division at the Maggiore della Carità University Hospital in Novara. Internal Medicine in-patients present the entire spectrum of conditions affecting the elderly admitted to an acute care facility, including the most common such as heart failure and acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Major research interests of his group include the study of liver diseases, clinical immunology e, and dysmetabolic diseases.