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Steve Abman
Steve Abman
Emmanuel ADDO-YOBO
Emmanuel ADDO-YOBO
Savvas Andronikou
Savvas Andronikou
Eugenio Baraldi
Eugenio Baraldi
Danielle Belgrave
Danielle Belgrave
Klaus Bonnelykke
Klaus Bonnelykke
Andrew Bush
Andrew Bush
Carlo Castellani
Carlo Castellani
Andrew Colin
Andrew Colin
Adnan Custovic
Adnan Custovic
Renato Cutrera
Renato Cutrera
Pierre Goussard
Pierre Goussard
Robert P. Guillerman
Robert P. Guillerman
Eitan Kerem
Eitan Kerem
Indu Khosla
Indu Khosla
Jane Kirkby
Jane Kirkby
Keith Klugman
Keith Klugman
Amir Kugelman
Amir Kugelman
Enrico Lombardi
Enrico Lombardi
Sooky Lum
Sooky Lum
Fernando Martinez
Fernando Martinez
Giovanni Morana
Giovanni Morana
Liam O'Mahony
Liam O'Mahony
Giorgio Piacentini
Giorgio Piacentini
Giovanni Piedimonte
Giovanni Piedimonte
Christian Poets
Christian Poets
Petr Pohunek
Petr Pohunek
Jean-Paul Praud
Jean-Paul Praud
Giovanni Rossi
Giovanni Rossi
Bruce Rubin
Bruce Rubin
Sejal Saglani
Sejal Saglani
Francesca Santamaria
Francesca Santamaria
Isabelle Sermet-Gaudelus
Isabelle Sermet-Gaudelus
Florian Singer
Florian Singer
Peter Sly
Peter Sly
Manuel Soto-Martínez
Manuel Soto-Martínez
Renato Stein
Renato Stein
Alexander Tuazon
Alexander Tuazon
Mariapia Vila
Mariapia Vila
Tsu Fuh Yeh
Tsu Fuh Yeh
Heather Zar
Heather Zar

Faculty members


Francesca Santamaria

Francesca Santamaria is Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Pediatric Section, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.
After a post-doc training on chronic pulmonary disorders (primary ciliary dyskinesia, cystic fibrosis, non-cystic fibrosis bronchiectasis, asthma), she played a leading role in the start-up and organization of the Cystic Fibrosis center and of the Pediatric Respiratory Diseases Unit, Federico II University, Naples.

She designed and coordinated several studies on:
a) primary ciliary dyskinesia, including nasal nitric oxide measurement, light and electron microscopy evaluation, chest CT and MRI comparison, cardiopulmonary assessment, sleep disturbances, growth and lung function progression;
b) cystic fibrosis gastrointestinal, nutritional, respiratory aspects, as well as genetics;
c) non CF bronchiectasis
d) pulmonary assessment in other non-pulmonary disorders, e.g. inborn errors of metabolism; obesity; primary immune defects; inflammatory bowel disorders; liver diseases; gastroesophageal reflux;
e) preschool wheezing.

She is Deputy Editor of the Italian Journal of Pediatrics, the official journal of the Italian Society of                         Pediatrics, and a member of the Editorial Board of Pediatric Pulmonology.

Francesca Santamaria