Since 2012 the Pediatric Research Institute (IRP) is an excellence center in pediatric medicine and research. Its six top research programs are focused on pediatric oncology, regenerative medicine, nanomedicine, genetic and rare diseases, immunology, and predictive medicine.
The Institute adopts a unique multidisciplinary approach that blends ideas from biomedicine, bioengineering, biochemistry and materials science.
It also strives to promote cooperation with national and international university hospitals and research institutes, to provide high-level training in pediatric research to students and researchers, to foster innovation and technology transfer, and to facilitate dialogue with the public through conferences and educational activities
Board of Directors
Giuseppe Dal Ben
Scientific Advisory Board
President: Andrea Biondi, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Sergio Abrignani, National Institute of Molecular Genetics (INGM “Romeo ed Enrica Invernizzi”), Milan, Italy
Ruggero De Maria, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
Vassilios Fanos, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
Jan-Henning Klusmann, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Germany
Graziella Pellegrini, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia / Centre for Regenerative Medicine, Modena, Italy
Manuela Teresa Raimondi, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Orsetta Zuffardi, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Board of Auditors
Research Grant Officer