NATIONAL DAY: June 2
Honorary Consulate of Italy
Michele Carbone was born in Rome, Italy in 1960. He became a US citizen in 2000. He is the Director of the Thoracic Oncology program at the University of Hawaii, and he is Professor of Pathology at the John A. Burns School of Medicine. He received his M.D. and Ph.D. from the Medical School of Rome "La Sapienza". He is board certified in Anatomic Pathology in both, Italy and US. He came to the US in 1986 as a recipient of a Fogarty Fellow Award and he worked at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD, until 1994, when he moved to the University of Chicago. In 1997, he moved to the Cancer Center of the Loyola University of Chicago where he became Professor of Pathology and Director of Thoracic Oncology. In 2006, he joined the Cancer Center of the University of Hawaii. Dr. Carbone studies mesothelioma, a malignant cancer caused by asbestos and other carcinogens. Dr. Carbone has the honorary title of Knight of Italy that he received in 2003 for his achievements in Science and Medicine.
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