Name: Marco Gambarotti

Country: Italy


Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute

Phone no: +39-051-6366652

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SSD Anatomia e Istologia Patologica
Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli
Centro di Ricerca Codivilla-Putti
via di Barbiano 1/10 - 40136 Bologna (BO)

Research Interests:

Bone and soft tissue tumors; bone and soft tissue diseases; joint diseases


  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery, with honors.
  • Specialization in Anatomic Pathology, with honors.
  • Researcher at the University of Brescia from April 2007 to May 2008 (title of the project: "Evaluation and improvement about the pathologic activity in liver diseases").
  • Since May 2008 pathologist in the Pathology Department of the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute in Bologna. 
  • He has diagnosed more than 15.000 cases of soft tissue and bone pathology. 
  • He worked under the direction of dr. Marco Alberghini until June 2012. 
  • He is working with the advice of Prof. Franco Bertoni, 
  • Dr. Angelo Paolo Dei Tos, dr. Piero Picci, and Prof. Daniel Vanel (consultant radiologist of the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute).
  • Teaching activities: educational training of Italian and foreign visitors who regularly visit the Pathology Department of the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute; teacher of Anatomic Pathology at the School of Specialization in Rheumatology (University of Bologna).
  • Author and co-author of 57 scientific papers on National or International Journals (H-index: 13; i10-index: 15).
  • Co-author of the “Atlas of Musculoskeletal Tumors and Tumorlike Lesions - The Rizzoli Case Archive.
  • Participation in many courses about Anatomic Pathology and Musculoskeletal Oncology. 
  • In particular he is co-organizator and speaker in the annual “Joint IOR/MSKCC Course on Musculoskeletal Pathology of the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute.
  • Member of the ISG (Italian Sarcoma Group), of the ISS (International Skeletal Society), and of the EMSOS (European Musculo-Skeletal Oncology Society).