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Massimo Bellomi

One of the leading european experts in Diagnostic Imaging in Oncology

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He pioneered the studies on lung cancer screening by low-dose CT, starting in 2000, and he is an internationally recognized expert in the field

His major interest is the early diagnosis of cancer and he recently developed a new tools for whole-body imaging by Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging (whole-body DWI)

He was a founding member and past-president of International Cancer imaging Society (ICIS)

 

  • Clinical activities

    The Beginning. Prof. Bellomi received his medical degree from the University of Milan. After obtaining a postgraduate degree in Hepatology at the University of Ferrara, he started his activity in Diagnostic Imaging in Oncology in 1976, when CT, MR and US were new developing techniques. He followed these new applications being a fellow in Philadelphia, London and Lund, then pioneered their implementation in Istituto Nazionale Tumori in Milan.

    Consultant in Istituto Tumori. After obtaining a postgraduate degree in Radiology, from 1981 to 1994 he mainly dealt with tumors of GI tract, focusing on staging and evaluation of response to therapy. In the mean time, he experienced new interventional techniques, as percutaneous biliary drainage and balloon-catheter stricture dilatation of GI tract.

    Chief of Radiology in IEO. From 1994 he is Director of Radiology Department of European Institute of Oncology in Milan. Here, his clinical activity is mainly devoted to early diagnosis of tumors, CT imaging and management of clinical trials. In the Department of Radiology about 100.000 different diagnostic examinations and interventional procedures are performed yearly, which 12% is performed in patients enrolled in clinical trials.

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PARTNERSHIP

Università degli Studi di Milano

CREDITS

Ministero della Salute Joint Commission International Breastcertification bollinirosa

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