Vincenzo Lionetti


Current positions

  • Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Sector of Medicine, Institute of Life Sciences, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy
  • Deputy Coordinator PhD Programme in Translational Medicine, Institute of Life Sciences, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy
  • Director of Master in Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine “PierGiorgio Data”, Institute of Life Sciences-Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna/Institute of Clinical Physiology - National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
  • Vice President-Elect of Management Commettee, Center of Experimental Biomedicine, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna/National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
  • Faculty Member of Graduate School in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Department of Surgical, Medical, Molecular and Critical Pathology, University of Pisa, Italy

  • Anesthesiologist, UOS Anesthesia, Fondazione CNR-Toscana "G. Monasterio", Pisa, Italy


  • 2010 Pfizer European Young Researcher Award
  • 2010 International Fellow of the American Heart Association elected by Council of Basic Cardiovascular Sciences of the American Heart Association, USA.
  • 2010 Premio Diomede, XVII Edizione
  • 2009 Young Investigator Award, Istituto Nazionale per le Ricerche Cardiovascolari, Bologna, Italy
  • 2008 Grant for Young Investigators, National Health Service, Italy.
  • 2008 “Fondazione Giovanni Spitali” Award, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy.
  • 2007 PRIN Grant, MIUR, Italy.
  • 2007 Heart Failure Association Travel Grant, Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology.
  • 2007 American Heart Association Travel Grant, AHA Scientific Session 2007.
  • 2006 “Alberto Barlettani” Award, Rotary Club and Lions Club, Cecina-Rosignano (Livorno), Italy.
  • 2003 Mention of Honor , Department of Critical care Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Turin,Turin, Italy.
  • 2002 Council On Basic Cardiovascular Sciences, Trainee Abstract Award, American Heart Association.

Contributo su Rivista

  • Physiology and pathophysiology of heart failure
  • Cardiac protection and regeneration: epigenetics 
  • Animal models of heart failure
  • Development of functional foods for cardioprotection


Istituto di Scienze della Vita

  • Consiglio Istituto Scienze della Vita