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Hakim Rossella, MD, PhD


Date of Birth


Current assignment

Temporary professional assignment (as provided by delib. n.84 of February 27th, 2020)

Title of qualification awarded
2000: Degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna, Italy, with honors.
2004: Specialization in Medical Oncology at the University of Bologna, Italy.
2008: PhD in Clinical and experimental Oncology at the University of Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy.
Other qualifications awarded
2008: Core course in Tropical Medicine and International Health, University of Brescia, Italy (TropedEurop-20 ECTS).
Positions held
  • 2018-19: Medical Doctor for the Oncology Unit of the Hospital S. Maria della Scaletta, Imola (BO).
  • 2017-18: Medical Doctor in one of the Internal Medical Unit of the Hospital S. Maria della Scaletta, Imola (BO).
  • 2014-17: Medical Oncologist at the Oncology Unit Addarii-Zamagni, S.Orsola-Malpighi General Hospital, Bologna.
  • 2011-14 Medical Coordinator of MSF-F emergency response missions (MSF-F Emergency pool).
  • 2009-11: Medical Doctor responsible for the medical activity in several MSF -F (Medecins Sans Frontières France).
  • 2008-09: Medical ward at the S.Orsola-Malpighi General Hospital (Bologna) in the following units: internal medecine, geriatrics, oncology, angiology, physiatrics.
  • 2007-08: Medical Doctor at the Oncology Unit (Director Dr. A. Brandes) Bellaria Hospital, Bologna. 
  • 2005-07: Medical oncologist at the Oncology Unit (Director Dr. F.Artioli), Ramazzini Hospital, Carpi (MO).
  • Italian: mother tongue;
  • English, French, Spanish: excellent;
  • German: good;
  • Russian and Arabic: basic.

Good working knowledge of the Windows system, typing, Microsoft Excel, EpiInfo, Kabisa, Internet (Pubmed), medical databases.

Clinical and/or Scientific interests

Oncology, general medicine, medical emergencies in humanitarian projects.