Dr. Saro Oriana

Personal : Born March 7, 1947 , Reggio Calabria , Italy.

Education : M.D. in Medicine, University of Milano , 1971.

Specialist in Oncology, University of Pavia , 1975.

Professional Experience :

1971-1972
Clinical Fellowship, Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Milano, Italy. 

1972‚Äď1984
Clinical Assistant, Department of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Milano, Italy. 

1976-1978
Clinical Assistant, Department of Diagnostic and Day Hospital Surgery, National Cancer Institute, Milano, Italy. 

1984-1995
Senior Clinical Assistant, Department of Gynecology, National Cancer Institute, Milano , Italy.

1995-1998
Senior Clinical Assistant, Department of General Surgery, National Cancer Institute, Milano, Italy. 

1998-2002
Senior Clinical Assistant, Senology Unit, Department of General Surgery, National Cancer Institute, Milano, Italy 

2003- to date
Director, Senology Unit, Casa di Cura Ambrosiana, Cesano Boscone, Milano, Italy. 

Clinical and scientific activity :

1972- to date.
3002 surgical operations as principal operator and 250 operation at the Day Hospital.

Principal Investigator of a project from the Italian Association for Cancer Research.

Associated Clinical Investigation in Projects from the Italian Association for Cancer Research and National Council for Research.

Pear-Reviewer for several national Journals.

Educational activity at the Obstetric and Gynecology School , University of Milano, Italy. 

Educational activity at the University of Campinas, Brazil.

Responsible of Permanent Educational Center (seminars and courses), Casa di Cura Ambrisiana, Cesano Boscone, Milano, Italy.

Fields of interest:

Chemo-surgical treatment of the advanced breast cancer.
Ovariectomy versus chemotherapy in the treatment of operable breast cancer.
Bilateral breast cancer.
Clinical role of steroid hormone and receptor in breast cancer.
Quadrantectomy with or without axillary dissection in pre - and postmenopausal women.
Clinical significance of neoangiogenesis activation in breast cancer.

Publications : 98 publications (in national and international Journals), to date.

Congresses : participation in 70 national and international congresses, to date.

Role in the present project Principal Clinical Investigator.