antonio bellasi

Keywords: mineral metabolism abnormalities, cardiovascular system, vascular calcification, arterial stiffness, chronic Kidney Disease

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ResearcherID: M-3744-2013
Scopus Author ID: 55955180300

Biography
Since medical school Dr Bellasi has developed a strong interest in mineral metabolism abnormalities and their impact on the cardiovascular system in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) as well as normal kidney function individuals. After various internships at University Hospitals in Spain, Sweden, and Italy, he graduated from the Medical School of the University of Milan, Italy, in October 2002. He finalized his post-graduate training in Nephrology and graduated from the University of Milan in November 2007. He attended a cardio-nephrology research fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans (LA), U.S.A and at Emory University in Atlanta (GA), U.S.A.. Furthermore, Dr Bellasi successfully completed a master in Epidemiology and Statistics at the University of Milan in 2009. Dr Bellasi is presently serving as Nephrology consultant at Sant’Anna Hospital, Como, Italy. His current interest is cardiovascular disease in chronic kidney disease patients. He is a coauthor of more than 55 publicati