Giovanni Targher, MD

Associate Professor and Senior Consultant, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Italy

Giovanni Targher, M.D., isAssociate Professor and Senior Consultant at the Section of Endocrinology,Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Italy.He has received the MD Degree from the University of Verona in 1991 and is aBoard Certified Specialist in Endocrinology and Diabetology at the Universityof Verona from 1996. He received several awards or prizes from the ItalianSociety of Diabetology, the Italian Society of endocrinology and the ItalianSociety for the Study of Atherosclerosis. He is serving as an editorial boardmember of several reputed scientific journals. His major research interest for>15 years has been the cause and prevention of nonalcoholic fatty liverdisease and cardiovascular disease using clinical epidemiology and healthservices translational approaches. He has authored more than 350 peer reviewedscientific articles.