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ISMETT: Pediatric Kidney Transplantation Workshop

For Saturday, January 25th, ISMETT has organized a workshop called “Pediatric Kidney Transplantation: A Winning Choice” at Palazzo Branciforte (Palermo). Leading Sicilian specialists in the field will attend the event. During the workshop, the latest findings …

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State-of-the-art equipment to launch projects on big data and radiomics, the most innovative branch of medical imaging research.

ISMETT, the Ri.MED Foundation, and UPMC are preparing to start precision medicine projects thanks to the new Imaging Laboratory, …

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Contract signed for construction of Ri.MED Center

Ri.MED Foundation, Biomedical Research and Biotechnology Center: Construction site will open by January 2020

Palermo, 6 December 2019 – The contract awarding the construction works of the Biomedical Research and Biotechnology Center (BRBC) for a total amount of € 90,526,511.77, …

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UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at Villa Maria Receives Accreditation from Region of Campania

Thousands of citizens in southern Italy now have access to advanced radiation oncology procedures at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at Villa Maria, thanks to a recent accreditation from the regional government. 

Earlier in November, the Region of Campania granted

Zlatan Ibrahimović e UPMC

Zlatan Ibrahimović’s Story | UPMC

Faced with a career-threatening injury, Zlatan Ibrahimović turned to Freddie H. Fu, MD, Volker Musahl, MD, and the experts at UPMC Sports Medicine for treatment. Following surgery and physical therapy, Zlatan was able to return to the game he loves.

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Find our medical centers in Italy (Sicily, Lazio, Tuscany)


The Italian division of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center with facilities in Rome (UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at San Pietro FBF, oncology radiotherapy and UPMC Salvator Mundi International Hospital), Palermo (ISMETT IRCCS, organ transplants and highly specialized therapies and Ri.MED Foundation, research), Chianciano Terme (UPMC Institute for Health, preventive medicine and Medical Gym), Mirabella Eclano (UPMC Hillman Cancer Center at Villa Maria, oncology radiotherapy).


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