Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Turin
Professor Ghigo’s research interests include the neural control of anterior pituitary function, ghrelin, glucose and lipid metabolism, the endocrinology of ageing, obesity and anorexia nervosa.
He has authored over 400 papers. He has been Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Endocrinological Investigation and is member of the editorial board of other international endocrine journals. He is a member of a many endocrine societies, was vice president of the European Society of Endocrinology and president elect of the Italian Society of Endocrinology.