Niccolò Marchionni

Organizing Committee Member


Florence Area, Italy

Biography: Niccolò Marchionni is currently working at the Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Research Unit of Medicine of Ageing and Division of General Cardiology, University of Florence and Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy.

His work affiliations include Italian Society of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine (President: 2009-2011); Italian Society of Internal Medicine (in the National Board of Professors of Internal Medicine:2010-2012); Italian Society of Arterial Hypertension: 2002-present; Italian Society of Geriatric Cardiology (President: 2012-present). In Editorial Boards of “Giornale di Gerontologia”; “Aging, Clinical and Experimental Research” (Associate Editor); Journals of Gerontology-Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences"? (Associate Editor: 2012-2014). Member of the "Geriatric Working Group"? and of the "Geriatric Steering Committee"? of "Agenzia Italiana del Farmaco: AIFA - Italian Drugs Agency"?, 2009-present. Member of the Geriatric Experts Group (GEG) of "European Medicines Agency (London), EMA"2011-present (Chairperson of GEG). Achievements include research in Publications in leading international science journals in the field of geriatric cardiovascular medicine and geriatric epidemiology.

Research interest: Niccolò Marchionni research interest include Cardiovascular Diseases and Disability in Older Adults, Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Pharmacoepidemiology, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Geriatric Epidemiology.

Dr. Zeliha Selamoglu

Organizing Committee Member


Nigde Ömer Halisdemir University, Turkey

Biography: Zeliha Selamoglu is a Professor in Medical Biology department of Nigde Ömer Halisdemir University, Turkey. She earned her PhD in Biology from Inonu University, She has published over 110 peerreviewed journal articles with over 1150 citations and many technical reports. She is a member of Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine: Associate Membership and European association for cancer research. She has served as Editorial Board member for many Journals.

Research Interest: Medical Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Oxidative stress, Antioxidants, Cancer.