The AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza (CdS) represents one of the biggest University hospitals in Italy and in Europe. The AOU CdS unifies four Regional Hospitals: Molinette Hospital, S. Anna Hospital, Regina Margherita Hospital and CTO Hospital. Altogether, the hospital guarantees highly specialised diagnosis, cure and health assistance for adults, women and children. The mission of the hospital includes care and cure (management of high complexity diseases through a multidisciplinary approach), education (university training centre for doctors and nurses) and basic and clinical research.
The Division of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism is part of the Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Turin.
This Division assure highly specialised diagnosis, therapy and healthcare assistance for patients with endocrinology diseases, including rare diseases, assuring high quality inpatient and outpatient service.
It includes a ward (9 beds available for patients with endocrine and metabolic diseases to be managed as in-patient), a Day Hospital/Day Service Unit (clinical services to manage diagnosis and treatment of endocrine and metabolic diseases of either day-hospital inpatients or outpatients), an outpatient’s clinic (covering clinical problems in many fields, including rare diseases), a laboratory for hormone determinations and basic biological research and several facilities for clinical research.
Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino is participating in the following Main Thematic Groups (MTGs):
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- Ezio Ghigo (Main representative, Adult)
- Roberta Giordano (Substitute representative, Adult)
Representatives per Main Thematic Group (MTG)
- MTG1 AdrenalRoberta Giordano (Adult) and Luisa Desanctis (Paediatric)
- MTG2 Disorders of Calcium & Phosphate HomeostasisLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric), Daniele Tessaris (Paediatric) and Massimo Procopio (Adult)
- MTG3 Genetic Disorders of Glucose & Insulin HomeostasisLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric), Davide Tinti (Paediatric) and Fabio Broglio (Adult)
- MTG4 Genetic Endocrine Tumour SyndromesLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric) and Mauro Maccario (Adult)
- MTG5 Growth & Genetic Obesity SyndromesLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric) and Gerdi Tuli (Paediatric)
- MTG6 Hypothalamic and Pituitary ConditionsLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric), Silvia Grottoli (Adult) and Patrizia Matarazzo (Paediatric)
- MTG7 Sex Development & MaturationLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric), Giovanna Motta (Adult), Roberta Giordano (Adult) and Patrizia Matarazzo (Paediatric)
- MTG8 ThyroidLuisa Desanctis (Paediatric), Ruth Rossetto Giaccerino (Adult) and Loredana Pagano (Adult)
Also the following people are participating for this Reference Centre:Roberta Giordano(468)