Vincenzo Stanghellini is Specialist in âInternal Medicineâ and âGastroenterologyâ, Professor of âInternal Medicineâ at the Department of âMedical and Surgical Sciencesâ at the âAlma Mater Studiorum - University of Bolognaâ, and Chair of âInternal Medicineâ in the Department of âInternal Medicine and Gastroenterologyâ of the âSt. Orsola-Malpighiâ University Hospital of Bologna, Italy. Research Fellow (1981-1983) and Visiting Professor (1983-1985) at the âGastrointestinal Unitâ of the âMayo Clinicâ, Rochester, Minnesota, USA. He received the Master Award for âSustained Achievement in Digestive Sciencesâ from the âAmerican Gastroenterological Associationâ (2009). Vincenzo Stanghellini is author of about 250 scientific publications on peer reviewed journals and is member of the âUnited European Gastroenterological Federationâ (UEGF), âEuropean Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motilityâ (former member of the Steering Committee), âAmerican Gastroenterological Associationâ (AGA), âItalian Society of Internal Medicineâ (SIMI) (past-President of the Regional Committee), âItalian Society of Gastroenterologyâ (SIGE), âItalian Group for the Study of Gastrointestinal Motilityâ (GISMAD) (past-President); International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD) (member of the Advisory Board). He is also Associate Editor, member of the Editorial Board and Referee for many peer-reviewed journals.
Pathophysiology of functional disorders of the GI tract; Diagnosis and treatment of functional digestive syndromes