Teachers

Our teachers are professionals with years of experience in the field of clinical research. The courses are held exclusively by internal staff to MTA living daily in its operations the themes and topics of which he is referring. All faculty have extensive experience in clinical research in which they operate for at least seven years. All teachers have a postgraduate training (specialization, masters, doctorate) and extensive experience in higher education acquired with the teacher in the Master in Clinical Research and Epidemiology School and attended numerous courses and training events.

Silvia Cellini - Quality Assurance Manager

Graduated in 2002 in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology at the University of Ferrara, in 2006 she obtained the PhD in Pharmacology and Experimental Oncology, in 2007-2008 she attended the Master of the School of Clinical and Epidemiological Research. In 2012 she attended the Executive Master's in Project Management at STOGEA. She published as author and co - author many articles in various scientific journals. She is teacher for the University of Ferrara and for the Master of Clinical and Epidemiological Research. She started working in MTA as a CRA in 2007, then she became a Project Manager and from 2014 she holds the position of Quality Assurance Manager.



Sorin Sabin Golcea - Senior Medical Reviewer

Graduated in Medicine in 1983 at the University of Cluj (Romania), he specialized in Cardiology in 1991 at the same University; in 1999 he confirmed his Medicine's degree at the University of Brescia (Italy), in 2000 he passed the exam of the Italian state to carry out the medical profession.
In 2003 he obtained the qualification for the practice as a cardiologist in Italy. He published as author a some articles in various scientific journals. He is teacher for the University of Ferrara and the Master of Clinical and Epidemiological Research. He practiced the profession of Cardiologist in Romania from 1988 to 1997. From 1998 to 2006 he worked at the Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri Gussago as Echo Reader, Medical Reviewer and Medical Writer; in 2006 he joined the staff of MTA as Echo Reader, Medical Reviewer and Medical Writer, from 2010 holds the position of Senior Medical Reviewer.



Cristina Morelli - Scientific Director

Graduated in 1992 in Pharmacy at the University of Ferrara, she obtained in 1997 a PhD in Biotechnology and in 2000 the Clinical Pathology specialization. She published as author and co - author many articles in various scientific journals. She was a teacher for the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry of the University of Ferrara, currently she is a teacher for the Master in Clinical and Epidemiological Research and "ECM" accredited courses. She has conducted research in the Department of Experimental and Diagnostic Medicine and the Department of Morphology and Embryology, University of Ferrara, at the Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK and at the Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA. She worked at Theradex (Europe) Ltd as CRA; she joined MTA staff as Project Manager in 2007, now she holds the position of Scientific Director.



Nadège Schiavi-Lods - Project Manager

She obtained in 1999 the Degree in Animal Physiology and Biochemistry (University of Montpellier, France), in 2000 the Diploma in Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology (University of Montpellier, France), in 2004 the PhD in Biochemistry (University of Bern, Switzerland). She published as author and co - author many articles in various scientific journals. She is a teacher of the Master of Clinical and Epidemiological Research of the University of Ferrara. She has conducted research at the Institute of Biochemistry of Bern, Switzerland, and then worked at Cross SA, first as CRA then as Clinical Project Leader; from 2013 in MTA she has the role of Project Manager.



Raffaella Vergura - Project Manager

Graduated in 2001 in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology at the University of Ferrara, she obtained in 2006 a PhD in Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, in 2007-2008 she attended the Master's Degree from the "School of Clinical and Epidemiological Research", in 2009 she has been certified as Monitor CRA. She published as author and co - author many articles in various scientific journals. She is teacher for the University of Ferrara, for the Master of Clinical and Epidemiological Research and "ECM" accredited courses. In 2009 she became part of the MTA staff as CRA, since 2011 she holds the position of Project Manager.



Haxhi Xhihani - Regional Project Manager

In 2008 he graduated in Pharmacy at the University of Ferrara, in 2009-2010 he attended the Master of the School of Clinical and Epidemiological Research,in 2010 he has been certified as a monitor. He is teacher for the University of Ferrara and the Master of Clinical and Epidemiological Research. He has conducted research at the University Hospital of Padua, worked as a pharmacist, worked as Study Coordinator - Data Manager at ANMCO and at the University of Ferrara. He joined the staff of MTA as Regional Project Manager in 2011.



Valentina Zanetti - Regulatory Affairs Manager

Graduated in 2006 in Biotechnology (BSc) and in 2009 in the Medical- Pharmaceutical biotechnologies (degree), in 2011-2012 she attended the Master of the School of Clinical and Epidemiological Research. She is teacher for the University of Ferrara and the Master of Clinical and Epidemiological Research. In 2009 she started to collaborate with MTA through an internship as Regulatory Affairs Assistant; from 2014 she holds the position of Regulatory Affairs Manager.