Maria Luisa Gasparri, MD, PhD

Department of Gynecology Obstetrics and Urology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Maria Luisa Gasparri obtained her medical degree summa cum laude at the Sapienza Univeristy of Rome, where she went on to obtain board certification in Ob-Gyn in 2015.

She was certified in Gynecologic Oncology by ESGO (European Society of Gynecological Oncology) and EBCOG (European Board & College of Obstetrics and Gynecology) for her training in Gynecologic Oncology at the IRCCS National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy.

In 2016, she was recruited from the Surgical and Medical Department of Translational Medicine of Sapienza University, and enrolled in the PhD program in Gynecologic Oncology, during which she cooperated with three Laboratories of the Department of Experimental Medicine in the field of Proteomics and Oncogenic therapy. Thanks to her eligibility to the mobility-PhD Program, she spent two years at the University of Bern, Switzerland, where she produced 28 scientific papers.

In April 2017, she was the youngest ObGyn obtaining the national academic competence qualification as Associate Professor in Italy.She received several national and international awards in the area of gynecology and obstetrics. She is a recipient of several grants and prizes, such as from the Bernische Krebsliga and MIUR, with whom she founds her research.

Dr. Gasparri is well published with over 70 peer-reviewed manuscripts in prestigious international journals, as well as chapters in textbooks on gynecologic cancer.

Terms of Appointment: Sept 2018 - Aug 2020