Advanced Heart Failure and MCS program, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
Prof Federico Pappalardo is Director of CardioThoracic and Vascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care at AO SS Antonio e Biagio e Cesare Arrigo in Alessandria and at AOU Maggiore della Carità in Novara, IT. Prof Pappalardo has been Associate Professor at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, (2017-2020), where he worked as Director of the Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (2009-2018) and the Advanced heart failure and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program of San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, IT (2018-2020).
His major fields of interest are mechanical circulatory support, coagulation, biocompatibility and bioengineering. He has published numerous papers and original research on innovative concepts in the field of short and long term MCS and has developed original patents for medical devices.