Rome - December 11, 2017

Andrea Lenzi

President - Health City Institute

Full Professor of Endocrinology at Sapienza University of Rome and responsible for the Endocrinology, metabolism, obesity and Andrology branch at the Policlinico Umberto I University Hospital.

His past roles at the same University include President of the Degree Course in Medicine and Director of the Department of Medical Pathophysiology (now an autonomous section of the Department of Experimental Medicine), while he is currently the Director of the PhD course in Endocrinological Sciences, of the Residency in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases.

Professor Lenzi is acclaimed nationally and internationally as an expert in the pathophysiology of reproduction. He was Secretetary General of the international society of Immunology of Reproduction, a former Secretary General of the European Academy of Andrology and President of the Italian Society of Andrology and Sexual Medicine (SIAMS).

He is currently President of the Italian Research Foundation of the Society of Endocrinology, President of the Permanent Conference of the Presidents of Degree Courses in Medicine and, finally, past President of the Italian National University Council, the highest level university body in Italy.

He is President of the Italian Committee for Biosafety, Biotechnology and Life Sciences operating under the Presidency of the Council of Ministers and President of the Ministry of Education, University and Research’s National Committee of Guarantors for Research and member President of the Ministry of Health’s Technical Scientific Committee.

He is currently Editor-in-Chief of the Major Reference Work in Endocrinology (Springer series). As Researcher in Endocrinology he has produced more than 750 publications, comprising full papers, books, monographs and chapters, including more than 400 original articles published in international journals (Impact factor >>2000; Hirsch Index 60).

Andrea Lenzi (Bologna, 1953) lives in Rome (Italy).