Massimo Federico, MD

Professor of Medical Oncology at University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Director of Oncology at Città di Lecce Hospital, Care & Research, Lecce, Italy

Professor Federico graduated from medical school at Catholic University of Rome and then completed a 3-year hematology post-graduate course at the University of Modena and, after it undertook a 5-year program on internal medicine at the University of Pavia. Professor Federico is board-certified in hematology and internal medicine. After working in the department of internal medicine in Modena, in 1985 he moved to the new area of medical oncology.

Since 1998, Professor Federico is Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy, as well as President of the Angela Serra Association for Cancer Research. From 2011-2013 he was President of Fondazione Italiana Linfomi (FIL). From 2013-2016 chaired the Advisory Bard of the Lymphoma Hub a global online platform whose vision is to provide up-to-date, practical, clinical advice to community hem-oncologists, hematologists and oncologists seeking treatment and management options for Lymphoma and CLL (Lymphomahub.com). He is at present president of the AIBE (Associazione Italo Brasiliana di Ematologia). Currently, Professor Federico is Head of Oncology at Città di Lecce Hospital, Care & Research, in Lecce.