Elena Santagostino MD, PhD
Since 2001, Dr Elena Santagostino has been the Director of the Hemophilia Unit for adult and paediatric patients with inherited bleeding disorders at the Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Hemophilia and Thrombosis Centre of the Cà Granda Foundation, Maggiore Hospital Policlinico of Milan, and Contract Professor at the School of Clinical and Experimental Hematology, University of Milan, Italy.
Dr Santagostino is Co- Chair of the Scientific and Standardization Committee on factor VIII and IX and Member of the Executive Committee of the European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders. She acts as a reviewer for the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Blood, Haematologica and Haemophilia. Clinical studies in which she has played a major role have been reported in more than 170 articles in peer-reviewed journals. During her career, Dr Santagostino has been the recipient of several awards for her research and presentations.