National Institute for Infectious Diseases, Italy
Nicola Petrosillo has a degree in Medicine (1977), and specialization in Infectious Diseases (1981) and Internal Medicine (1985). He is Director of the Clinical and Research Department at the National Institute for Infectious Diseases “Lazzaro Spallanzani”, Rome, Italy.He is contract Professor at the University “La Sapienza”, Rome; Researcher at Clinical Microbiology Institute of University of Groningen UMCG, The Netherlands; Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine for Foreigners, Zagreb University, Croatia. His clinical and research interests focus on severe, healthcare acquired infections, in particular those caused by multidrug resistant organisms. He is author of 270 articles in peer reviewed journals.