Name: Antonio Ruggiero

Qualification: PhD

Country: Italy


Division of Pediatric Oncology,
Catholic University of Rome,
A. Gemelli Hospital.

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Largo A. Gemmli 8,
00168 Rome,

Research Interests:

His research interests focus on pediatric clinical trials, clinical pharmacology of antineoplastic drugs, pain therapy and pediatric drugs.


  • Dr. Ruggiero received his medical degree from the Catholic University in Rome in 1992.
  • He holds Board of Pediatrics in 1996 and Board of Pediatric Haematology and Oncology in 1998 at the Catholic University of Rome.
  • Dr. Ruggiero is currently an aggregate professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Catholic University of Rome where he is responsible for teaching Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.
  • Carrying a regular patient load as consultant in pediatric oncology allows him to maintain his clinical skills and to promote improvements in safety and quality of healthcare.
  • Examples of activities include producing guidelines for prevention of healthcare associated treatments and improvements in basic safe medical practices.