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									                                             CURRICULUM VITAE
                                            FEDERICO BOZZETTI, MD
                                            Residenza Le Querce - Milano Due
                                               20090 Segrate (MI) – Italy
                                                 T/F: +39 02 26410267
                                                  E-mail :

DATE OF BIRTH:                   August 7, 1944

PLACE OF BIRTH:                  Milan - Italy

STUDIES:                            Faculty of Medicine, University of Milan (grade: 110 cum laude)    1962-1968
( University and postgraduate       Specialisation course in Epidemiology and National Health
professional specialisations )        System, University of Florence (grade: 30/ 30)
                                    Specialisation in Surgery, University of Milan (grade: 68/ 70)
                                    Specialisation in Oncology, University of Pavia (grade: 50/ 50)    1975

INTERNSHIP:                         Lund University                                                    July/August 1966

FELLOWSHIP:                         Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori,             Milan 1969

MILITARY SERVICE:                   Medical officer                                                    1970

RESIDENCY:                          Resident at the Division of Surgical Oncology "A"                  1970-1980

COURSES ( "STAGES" ):               Columbia University                                                May 1973
                                     University of Pittsburgh                                           February 1987,
                                                                                                         November 1989
                                                                                                         November 1990
                                     P. Brousse Center (Villejuif)

QUALIFICATIONS AT                   Assistant in Vascular Surgery (score: 92/100)                      1970
NATIONAL COMPETITIVE                Assistant in General Surgery (score: 95/100)                       1970
( Qualifying examination and
                                    Vice-Director in Oncology (score: 92/100)                          1977
respective area of specialty )      Vice-Director in General Surgery (score: 95/100)
                                    Director in Oncology (score: 83/100)                               1980
                                    Director in Surgery (score: 88/100)

PROFESSIONAL                     Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan :
( Hospital administrative           Vice-Director of the Division of Surgical Oncology "A"             1981-1996
appointments )                      Director of the Nutritional Support Unit                           1981-1999
                                     Head of the Division of Surgical Oncology of the Digestive Tract
                                 Responsible (in fact, Deputy Director) for the Operative Unit of      1998-2003
                                  Gastroenteric Surgery "A"
                                   Clinical and Scientific Co-ordinator of the Department of           2000 – 2003
                                      Oncology at the Centro Regionale di Oncologia Basilicata
                                      (CROB) in Rionero in Vulture (PZ)
                                   Head of Dept Surgery, Hospital of Prato
                                   Responsble of Surgical Oncology

CLINICAL RESEARCH            Several clinical therapeutic trials, monocentric and multicentric randomised trials, controlled
ACTIVITY AND STUDIES ( a     crossover studies, protocols, and prospective studies focusing on:
partial list, according to
area of interest and         • Home Artificial Nutrition (Enteral and Parenteral); • perioperative TPN in malnourished GI cancer
investigation )              patients; • quality of life and length of survival in advanced cancer patients on home parenteral
                             nutrition; • central venous catheterisation (and episodes of sepsis occasionally related) and,
                             specifically, complications and tolerance of tunnelled external CVC vs port-a-cath in patients
                             receiving HTPN;
                             • comparing reconstruction with Roux-En-Y to a pouch following total gastrectomy comparing total
                             to subtotal gastrectomy; • prognostic role and therapeutic implications of lymphadenectomy in
                             gastric cancer; • neoadjuvant CT followed by surgery in subjects with locally advanced GI cancer
                             vs postoperative CT; • treatment of locally advanced gastric cancer by radical/ cytoreductive
                             surgery and intra-peritoneal hyperthermic perfusion;
                             • preoperative radiation therapy or radiation therapy and chemotherapy in colorectal cancer;
                             • surgical treatment of colorectal liver metastases.

MEMBERSHIPS IN                  Member of the Italian Society of Surgery (SIC)
PROFESSIONAL AND/OR             Member of the Italian Society of Oncology (1969 - 1980)
                                Member of the Italian Society of Surgical Oncology since 1976
                                Member of the American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) since 1979
                                Member (and Founder) of the European Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ESPEN)
                                  since 1979
                                Co-founder and Member of the Executive Committee of the Italian Society of Parenteral and
                                  Enteral Nutrition (SINPE) from 1980 to 1996
                                President of ESPEN in 1984
                                Co-founder and Member of the World Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery, Lund
                                Member of the Scientific Committee of ESPEN from 1987 to 1992
                                Chairman of the European School of Oncology Course on Nutrition and Cancer, Budapest, in
                                  August 1986
                                Chairman of the European Organisation for Research on Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) -
                                  Nutrition and Cancer Group from 1985 to 1990
                                Vice-President of the Italian Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition from 1987 to 1990
                                Honorary member of the Hungarian Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition since 1992
                                Chairman of the Consensus Meeting on Nutrition and Hydration in Advanced Cancer
                                  Patients, sponsored by the European Association for Palliative Care held in Palermo in 1992
                                Chairman of the group “Nutrition in Oncology” for ESPEN in 1994
                                President of the Italian Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition from 1994 to 1996
                                Member of the International Gastric Cancer Association since 1990
                                Member of the WHO Study Group on Gastric Cancer since 1995
                                Member of the HAN Study Group of the ESPEN
                                Member of the NEVE group of the SINPE
                                 Member of the Italian Trials in Medical Oncology (ITMO) Group
                                 Member of the International Gastrosurgical Club since 1990
                                 Member of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology since 2000
                                 Member of the Committee for Nosocomial Infections, Istituto Tumori Milano since 2002
                                 Member of the Consensus Group on the Treatment of Colorectal Tumours of the National
                                   Center Research (2003)

EDITORIAL BOARDS:                Member of the Editorial Board of “Argomenti di Oncologia” since 1979
                                 Founder and Scientific Director of the "Rivista Italiana di Nutrizione Enterale e Parenterale"
                                   (RINPE) from 1983 to 1995 and now Associate Editor
                                 Corresponding Editor of the “Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition” since 1985
                                 Corresponding Editor of “Nutrition” from 1986 to 1993
                                 Associate Editor of “Clinical Nutrition” since 1992
                                 Member of the Editorial Board of the “Journal of Metabolism and Nutrition” since 1994
                                 Member of the Editorial Board of “Tumori” since 1994 to 2002
                                 Member of the International Advisory Board of the “International Journal of Home Care"
                                   since 1995
                                 Member of the Editorial Board of “Gastric Cancer”
                                 Member of the Editorial Board of “Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care"
                                   since 1998
                                  Member of the Scientific Committee of “Quaderni di Cure Palliative” since 1999
                                  Referee of the British Journal of Surgery, European Journal of Surgical Oncology Journal,
                                   Postgraduate Medicine, Archives of Medical Research
                                  Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of “Current Nutrition&Food Science”
                                  Reviewer of Medical Science Monitor, Lancet Oncology, Br J Surg, Eur J Surg Oncol,
                                   Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition

AREAS OF SCIENTIFIC              Treatment of tumours of the gastrointestinal tract
INTEREST :                       Surgical treatment and loco-regional therapy in the primitive and secondary tumours of the
                                 Surgical asepsis
                                 Artificial Nutrition (TPN / EN)
                                 Orthotopic liver transplantation (performed several experimental liver transplantation on pigs)
                                 Cancer Wasting

LANGUAGES:                    Italian (mother tongue), English and French

( original papers, congress
communications, chapters
 of books, etc. )
FROM 1965 - TO NOW            about 675 (the majority of which published in peer-reviewed international journals with I.F.)

                               Breast                                                           708
                               Thyroid                                                          114
                               Genitalia                                                        129
                               Lymph nodes                                                      136
                               Gastrointestinal, hepato-pancreato-biliary tract               2,063
                                 (of which 195 on emergency)
                               Skeleton                                                           44
                               Miscellanea                                                      295
                              TOTAL                                                             3,488
DATE: August 2006

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