Professor, Department of Neurosciences, San Martino Hospital
University of Genoa, Italy
"Gianluca Serafini was born in Avezzano (L’Aquila), Italy, in 1978 from Italian parents. He took his degree in Medicine and Surgery at Sapienza University of Rome, becoming later psychiatrist. In 2012, he obtained his Ph.D. in Psychiatry: Early Interventions in Psychosis. His affiliation is at Sant’Andrea Hospital in Rome and his major research interests include neurobiology of suicide and major affective disorders, neuroscience, neuroplasticity, and psychopharmacology. He has been included in “2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Marquis Who’s Who in the World” and he is a fellow of 7 scientific Societies. He is the author of more than 120 publications in scientific journals and from 2007 he was speaker in more than 90 national and international conferences. He is currently Associate Editor of 2 international journals and reviewer for 46 peer reviewed international journals. Also, he is Editorial/Advisory Board member of 18 peer reviewed international journals."