Ass. Prof. Angelo Cagnacci, MD, PhD (IT)

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Education:
1983 MD, University of Pisa, Italy
1987 Speciality Board Certification, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Santa Chiara Hospital, University of Pisa, Italy

Positions:
1989–1992 Postdoctoral Fellow in Reproductive Endocrinology in Dept. Reprod. Endocr. of Dr. Yen, San Diego USA
1988–1992 ostdoctoral Fellow in Perinatology, Perugia, Italy
1992–1996 Head of the Menopause Center, Univ Cagliari
1996-present Head of the Menopause Center, Modena
2000-present Head of the outpatient Contraception Unit
1997–2004 Assistant Professor Obst Gynecol, Modena
12/2004 Associate Prefessor Obst Gynecol, Modena
1998-present Head of the Laparoscopic Unit, Institute Obstet Gynecol B, univ Modena

Awards :
1987 Farmaindustria two-year award for „Anxiety and its neuroendocrine correlates“
1993 Serono awards for best oral presentation to the I European Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology
1994 A two year grant from the University of Cagliari for his postdoctoral studies in perinatology

Publications:
542 publications of which 138 in international peered journals.

Research Interests :
Neuroendocrine regulation of anterior pituitary function
Neuroendocrine regulation of body temperature in women
Menopause
Metabolism of glucose and insulin
Melatonin, reproduction and circadian rhythms
Aging, Cardiovascular system
Infertility
Contraception
Mini-invasive surgery

Memberships:
since 1990 Society of Biological Rhythms
since 1991 International Society of Neuroendocrinology
since 1992 Endocrine Society
since 1996 Italian Society for the Menopause (SIM)
since 1996 Funding member of the Emiliano Group for Menopause
since 1997 European Society of Contraception (ESC)
since 1998 Italian Society of Chronobiology
since 1999 Italian Society of Reproduction (SIR)
since 2001 Italian Society of Gynecological endoscopy (SEGI)
since 2005 Member of the Board of the Italian Society for the menopause
since 2005 Member of the Board of the Italian Society of Reproduction
since 2006 European Society of Gynecological Endoscopy

Reviewer ad hoc for the following journals:
Advances in Physiology and Education
Am J Cardiology
Am J Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism
Am J Physiology: Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology
Atherosclerosis
Bone
Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy
Clinica Chimica Acta
Endocrine Journal
Endocrinology
European Journal of Endocrinology
Free Radical Research
Gynecological Endocrinology
Human Reproduction
Human Reproduction Update
JAMA
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism
Journal of Endocrinological Investigation
Journal of Neurology
Journal of Physiology
Journal of Pineal Research
Journal of Thermal Biology
Journal of Women’s Health and Gender Based Medicine
Maturitas
Menopause
Molecular Reproduction and Development
Physiology and Behavior

Board Member of the following Journals:
Minerva Ginecologica
Repronews
Associate Editor of Human Reproduction Update