Valentina Guarneri, MD, PhD, is Assistant Professor of Oncology at the University of Padova, and attending physician at the Division of Medical Oncology 2 at the Istituto Oncologico Veneto. She completed her fellowship in Oncology in 2003, and she obtained her PhD Degree in Clinical and Experimental Oncology in 2007.
In 2005, she has been appointed Assistant Professor of Oncology at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, where she also chaired the Breast Unit. In 2005, she completed a 6 months research experience at the Department of Breast Medical Oncology, UT. MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, where she also was Visiting Assistant Professor in 2009
Her research interest is mainly focused on clinical and translational research for breast cancer patients. She published more than 60 papers in peer-reviewed journals. She has presented more than 100 of lectures at national and International conferences. She is member of the ESMO Young Oncologists committee, and of the ESMO e-learning and CME Working Group. She is in the editorial Review board of several International journals, including Clinical Cancer Research, Annals of Oncology, The Oncologist and Clinical Breast Cancer.