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Baroukh Maurice Assael — scientific Advisor at the Milan Cystic Fibrosis Centre

Baroukh Maurice Assael was born in Egypt, 1947. Graduated in Medicine in 1973 at the University of Milano, Italy. Associate professor of Pediatrics University of  Milano and from 1999 to 2015, Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center of Verona, Italy. Member of the board of the European Cystic Fibrosis Society 2010-2014. Since 2015 scientific counselor Adult Cystic Fibrosis Center, Milano Italy. Authored 150 scientific papers indexed in Pubmed and 3 books on the History of Vaccination (Il favoloso innesto, 1995) history of epilepsy (Il male dell'anima, 1996) and anthropology and bioethics related to genetic diseases (Il gene del diavolo, 2016).