Name: Pietro Scicchitano

Qualification: PhD

Country: Italy


Cardiology Department,
Hospital of Ostuni (BR),

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via Villafranca,
0 - 72017 Ostuni (BR).

Research Interests:

cardiovascular diseases, preventive cardiology, endothelial function, arrhythmias, cardiomyopathies, echocardiography


  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery in 22/10/2008 with maximum votes, discussing a thesis entitled. Evaluation of cardiovascular risk in patients suffering from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.
  • Degree of Instructor in Basic Life Support and Defibrillation obtained in 26/05/2007.rnFrom 01/2013, member of the directive nucleo of Hypertension, Prevention and Rehabilitation Group of Italian Society of Cardiology.
  • From 12/2012, member of the Membership Working Group on Peripheral Circulation - European Society of Cardiology and of member of the Working Group on Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology - European Society of Cardiology.
  • From 02/2012, member of the Working Group on Acute Cardiac Care - European Society of Cardiology.
  • From 01/11/2011 to 31/12/2011 Internship in the rehabilitation cardiovascular center œIstituto Codivilla-Putti “ Cortina DAmpezzo, Italy.
  • From 03/01/2011 to 28/02/2011 Internship in Universitares Herzzentrum Hamburg “ Klinik und Poliklinik fur Allgemeine und Interventionelle  Kardiologie, Cardiovascular Ultrasound Imaging and Echocardiography Laboratory.
  • Editorial board member of the following journals: 
  • European Journal of Preventive Medicine “ Science Publishing Group; Journal of Cardiology and Therapeutics - Synergy Publishers; Journal of Cardiology and Therapy - Science Publishing Group; Journal of Sleep Medicine And Disorders; Pharmacologia; WebMED Central; WebMedCentral Plus Cardiology.