Director Research & DevelopmentDr. Gian Paolo Rizzardi serves as General Manager at Molecular Medicine S.p.A. He was Director of Research Development of Molecular Medicine S.p.A. from July 2011. He has more than 15 years experience in research on immunotherapeutic strategies, particularly in the areas of HIVAIDS and infectious diseases he contributed to the HIVAIDS field with important studies on HIV immunepathogenesis and with the design and development of immunomodulatory therapeutic strategies. Working at the Company, he also developed experience in the fields of tumor homing peptides and of vascular targeting agents. He is Author of more than 60 peerreviewed publications and, together with Mr. Giuseppe Pantaleo, won the Pfizer Prize for research in infectious diseases in 1999. He has served as University Lecturer of Internal Medicine, Immunology, Infectious Disease and Biotechnology in Italy, Switzerland and the United States. He gained a Doctorate of Medicine in Medicine from Universita degli Studi di Milano in 1991.
Age: 50 Director Since 2015 Ph.D