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Professor Giancarlo Pepeu MD

Professor Giancarlo Pepeu MD


Professor Giancarlo Pepeu MD HonFBPhS


Università Degli Studi di Firenze

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Education: MD degree with honours, University of Florence, 1954 Postdoctoral Fellow, Pharmacology, University of Florence Postdoctoral Fellow, Pharmacology, Yale University, USA Professional Experience: Assistant Professor, Pharmacology, University of Sassari, 1962 Associate Professor, Pharmacology, University of Pisa and University of Florence Professor of Pharmacology and Chairman, University of Cagliari, 1968 Professor of Pharmacology, University of Florence, 1974 Emeritus Professor, 2005 Academic Positions Chairman, Department of Pharmacology, University of Florence, 1990-1996 Vice-Rector for Research and International Relations, 1998-2000 Chairman of the Evaluation Committee, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste 2000 - 2005. Honours: Copernicus Medal from the Polish Academy of Sciences,1985 Honorary Fellow of the BPS, 1994 President of the Italian Pharmacological Society (SIF), 1995-1999 Honorary Fellow of the Italian Pharmacological Society, 2005 Gold Medal of the University of Florence, 2006 Honorary Doctor of Science, University of Arizona, USA, 2006 Life-time Achievement Award of the Alzheimer Association, 2006