• Francesco Ciccia

    Assistant Professor of Rheumatology/University of Palermo

  • Dr. Francesco Ciccia is a MD and phD, specialized in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology for many years involved in research on the immunological basis of sytemic autoimmune diseases. His training took place between the University of Palermo and the King’s College of London (in the years 2003-2004). Currently Dr. Ciccia holds the position of Assistant Professor of Rheumatology at the University of Palermo. The research of Dr. Ciccia is focused on the study of the innate and adaptive immune mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of Ankylosing Spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, Sjogren’s Syndorme and systemic vasculitides.