Bruno Marino

Professor Bruno Marino is Professor of Pediatrics, Chief of Pediatric Cardiology Unit and Director of Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology at "Sapienza" University of Rome, Italy.

He was trained in Cardiology and Pediatrics and studied anatomy, embryology and clinics of congenital heart disease in Naples, Padua, Madrid and Boston. He worked in Pediatric Cardiology Units at Catholic University of Rome and at Bambino Gesł Hospital of Rome.

His research activity is mainly focused on anatomy, echocardiography surgical treatment and medical genetics of cardiac defect with particular interest in congenital heart disease associated with genetic syndromes. Prof Marino is the author of more than 300 peer-reviewed articles, papers and book chapters on pediatric cardiology and editor of 6 books on diagnosis and treatment of cardiac defects.

Editor's note: Prof. Marino received the Angelo DiGeorge Medal in 2020.