Luigi Mansi, M.D.

Luigi Mansi, M.D.






Co-Editor-in-Chief: Journal of Diagnostic Imaging in Therapy

Chairman & Director of Nuclear Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy

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Professor Luigi Mansi works at the Second University of Naples since 1992 as Professor of Diagnostic Imaging and Head of the Nuclear Medicine Department. He graduated in Medicine in 1975 and became a specialist in nuclear medicine, radiology and radiotherapy.

In 1982-83, he was an expert for the research on PET at the NIH in Bethesda, becoming a pioneer in PET-FDG.  He is the author of more than 400 papers including 130 in PubMed and Editor of many books and chapters. Chairman and speaker at many international conferences and workshops. Editor of the Notiziario di Medicina Nucleare (2005-2011) and co-Editor-in-Chief of Current Radiopharmaceuticals.

Professor Mansi is also a Book Review Editor for the European J. of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Consulting Editor of Clinical and Translational Imaging, Member of the Editorial Boards of Quarterly J. of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.  Other editorial positions include the American J. of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, The Open Medical Imaging J., The Open Nuclear Medicine Imaging J., Acta Myologica, The Open Cardiovascular Imaging J., Aging and Neurodegeneration, Cardiologia Ambulatoriale. Deputy Dean of the European School of Nuclear Medicine (2001-14), Chairman of task groups of the AIMN (2004-2011).

Team Leader of the EANM Team, winner of the World Championship of Nuclear Medicine at the EANM Congress in Barcelona, 2009.