Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties
Sapienza University of Rome
Dr. Fabrizio Conti is an Associate Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Rheumatology at the Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. Conti qualified in Medicine and Surgery from Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. Conti gained his PhD in Experimental Immunology. Since September 2008 he has been the manager of the Lupus Clinic, and since 2016 the manager of the Arthritis Center, Policlinico Umberto I in the same university. Conti is a fellow of the Italian Society of Rheumatology (SIR), a member of the Standing Committee of SIR and a member of the SIR study group on neuropsychiatric systemic lupus erythematosus. He was visiting Professor at the Arthritis Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Institute of Inflammation and Repair, University of Manchester. Conti participates in a number of national and international multicentre studies on neuropsychiatric and renal manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus. He has led various clinical trials on autoimmune rheumatic diseases, including systemic lupus erythematosus. Conti has authored over 130 publications on issues relating autoimmune rheumatic diseases. Dr. Fabrizio Conti research interest includes systemic lupus erythematosus as well as on antiphospholipid syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune rheumatic diseases (ethiopathogenesis, clinical features and treatment).