Professor, University of Pavia, Italy
Umberto Balottin Child Neuropsychiatry Full Professor at the University of Insubria, Varese, from
1999 to 31/10/2007 and at the University of Pavia from 1/11/2007 until now.
Headmaster of the School in Child Neuropsychiatry of the University of Pavia. Teacher in others
medical speciality schools at the University of Pavia. Medical ruling, outpatientsâ department
supervisor and chief of the language and learning disabilities laboratory from 1980 to 1994 at the
Child Neuropsychiatry Division of âIRCCS C.Mondinoâ Institute. Headmaster of the Child
Neuropsychiatry Unit of the Azienda Ospedaliera Macchi of Varese from september 1994 to
31/10/2007. From 1/11/2007 until now headmaster of the Child Neuropsychiatry Division of
âIRCCS C.Mondinoâ Institute .
Research activity is documented by about 350 pubblications (more than 120 on indexed magazines
in Child Nervous System, Neurology, Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, Cephalalgia,
Headache, International Journal of Psychosomatic, European Neurology, Journal of Autism and
Neurodevelopmental Disorders, American Journal of Psychiatry. More than 160 pubblications
indexed in SCOPUS and EMBASE). The scientific activity is mainly dedicated to
psychopathology, psychodinamic and psychiatric therapy of adolescence, psychosomathic
disturbances, headache and migraine in childhood and adolescence.
Member of the Italian Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry Society, of the SocietÃ Italiana di
Psicoterapia Medica (SIPM) of the Italian Headache Society, of the International Headache Society
(IHS), of the American Headache Society (AHS), of the European Society of Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry (ESCAP), , of the International Society for adolescent Psychiatry (ISAP). Past President
of of Executive of Italian Full Professors in Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry.
Child Neuropsychiatry, psychopathology, psychodinamic and psychiatric therapy of adolescence, psychosomathic,disturbances, headache and migraine in childhood and adolescence.