Valentina Guarneri, MD, PhD, is Associate Professor of Oncology at the University of Padua, 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 was appointed Assistant Professor of Oncology at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, where she also chaired the Breast Unit. In 2005, she also completed a 6-month-research experience at the Department of Breast Medical Oncology, UT. MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, where in 2009 she was Visiting Assistant Professor. In 2014 she was appointed Associate Professor of Oncology at the University of Padua.
Prof Guarneri’s research interest is mainly focused on clinical and translational research for breast cancer patients. She has published more than 80 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has presented more than 100 lectures at national and International conferences.
Prof Guarneri was member of the ESMO Young Oncologists committee and of the ESMO E-Learning and CME WG. She is currently member of the ESMO OncologyPRO Working Group. She is on the editorial review board of several International journals, including Clinical Cancer Research, Annals of Oncology, The Oncologist and Clinical Breast Cancer.