Lorenzo Dagna graduated in Medicine and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. He also holds a Masters’ Degree in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Administration. He is currently Associate Professor of Medicine at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, in Milano, Italy. Prof. Dagna is Head of the Unit of Immunology, Rheumatology, Allergy and Rare Diseases (UnIRAR) at IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano.
The clinical activity of Prof. Dagna is primarily focused on the care of patients with immunological and rheumatic diseases, in particular those with rare immune-mediated disorders. He is involved in both basic and clinical research on the immunopathogenesis and immunotherapy of those diseases. Lorenzo Dagna is a Fellow of the American College of Physician (ACP), Honorary Fellow of the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM), and member of the Italian Society for Internal Medicine (SIMI) and Italian Society of Rheumatology (SIR). He serves as the Section Editor for Immunology and Rheumatology for the European Journal of Internal Medicine.
Prof. Dagna is Member of the Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe (FDIME, Geneva), Member of the Medical Advisory Board of the Erdheim-Chester Global Alliance (DeRidder, LA), member of the Rare and Underdiagnosed Multidisciplinary Joint Committee of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS).