Valentina Sarao is a retinal specialist at the Department of Ophthalmology of the University of Udine, Italy, and Healthcare Director of the European Institute of Ocular Microsurgery (IEMO), Udine, Italy.
Her main areas of interest are age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion, imaging as well as cataract and vitreoretinal surgery. She is involved in retinal clinical research and is currently an investigator in many international, multicenter clinical trials on anti antiangiogenic and new therapies and delivery systems. She is author of several peer-reviewed publications in high-level scientific journals and invited speaker at many national and international congresses.
Medical School: University of Udine
Residency: Ophthalmology. University of Udine
European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology
Fellowship in Ophthalmology, Humanitas Clinical and Reasearch Center, Milan
Fellowship in Ophthalmology, Department of Medical and Biological Sciences - Ophthalmology, University of Udine
ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ROLES
Research Assistant, Department of Medical and Biological Sciences - Ophthalmology, University of Udine
Healthcare director, European Institute of Ocular Microsurgery (IEMO), Udine
Medical officer, Ophthalmology. Azienda Universitaria del Friuli Centrale