Professor Adriano Venditti has been an Associate Professor in Hematology at the University of Rome Tor Vergata since 2001 and is now a UOSD director at the Polyclinic Tor Vergata Foundation. He graduated from the Sapienza University of Rome in 1986 with a degree in medicine and surgery, and went on to specialize in hematology, completing two UK fellowships - in the Department of Immunology at the Royal Free Hospital in London as a CNR scholarship winner, and later at the Department of Hematology and Cytogenetics at the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. Prof. Venditti has been board-certified in hematology since 1989 and has authored over 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Prof. Venditti’s main fields of interest include acute leukemia, MDS, and chronic myeloproliferative disorders. He is the national coordinator of the AML1310 protocol for the treatment of adult patients aged <60 years with acute myeloid leukemia. He is an elected member of the board of the Italian Society of Hematology and is a member of both the GIMEMA and EORTC acute leukemia working parties.