Milan University – Department of  Medical Biotechnology and Translational Medicine

Chair of the Neuromuscular and Neuroimmunology Service at Humanitas Clinical and Research Institute in Rozzano, Milan (Italy)

Eduardo Nobile-Orazio

Biosketch

Prof. Nobile-Orazio graduated at Milan University where he obtained his MD degree in 1978, Board in Neurology in 1982, and  PhD in Neurological Sciences in 1987. From 1982 to 1984 he attended as Research Fellow the Department of Neurology at Columbia University in New York.

In 2001 he was nominated Associate Professor of Neurology at Milan University. He chaired since 2004 the 2nd Neurology and, since 2015, the Neuromuscular and Neuroimmunology Service at  Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano, Milan, Italy.

Until 2005 he was co-ordinator of the Italian Peripheral Nerve Study group. From 2011 to 2013 he was President of the Peripheral Nerve Society. He is member of the Italian Neurological Society, European Academy of Neurology (Member of the Assembly of Delegates), Peripheral Nerve Society (Chair of the Education Committee) and Corresponding Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and of the American Neurological Association. Since 2013 he is member of the Medical Advisory Board of GBS-CIDP Foundation International.

He authored over 220 papers mainly devoted at exploring the pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of immune mediated neuropathies and 22 Chapters in Books. He is currently in the Editorial Board Neurological Sciences, Italy, Muscle & Nerve,  USA, and Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, Japan. He was the principal investigator of a randomized trial comparing the efficacy and tolerance of therapy with IVIg or methylprednisolone in CIDP. He is coordinating  the study of the Italian CIDP Database and just started coordinating a similar Database on MMN. In 2005 he organized the Meeting of the Peripheral Nerve Society in Tuscany, Italy.