Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Humanitas Research Hospital, Milan, Italy
Carlo Selmi is Full Professor of Internal Medicine at Humanitas University in Milan, Italy. He received his MD in 1998 and his PhD in Internal Medicine in 2002, both from the University of Milan.
Professor Selmi was a post-doctoral researcher from 2001 to 2004 in the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Clinical Immunology of the University of California Davis (UC Davis) School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA. From 2005 to 2015, he worked as Assistant Adjunct Professor of Medicine in the same Division at UC Davis. In 2004, he was awarded the Young Researcher Prize by the Italian Society of Internal Medicine and in 2005 the Young Investigator Award by the Aesku-Kipp Foundation.
In his current role in the Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Unit at Humanitas Research Hospital, he leads a group of young physician scientists with wide research and clinical expertise, including periods working at foreign institutions. The team holds dedicated clinics for rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, and connective tissue disease, including systemic sclerosis and systemic lupus erythematosus, and is active in articular ultrasound, videocapillaroscopy, arthrocentesis, and intra-articular injections.
Professor Selmi has co-authored over 350 peer-reviewed publications with a Scopus H index of 65. His research track is dedicated to organ-specific and systemic autoimmune and chronic inflammatory diseases, including the clinical epidemiology and pathogenetic mechanisms of autoimmune liver disease, connective tissue disease (particularly systemic sclerosis), and psoriatic arthritis. His work has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, American Liver Foundation, American Scleroderma Foundation, Italian Ministry of Health, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Lilly Research Foundation.
CP-297178 - Date of preparation: February 2022