DFSSN

Dipartimento di
Farmacia e Scienze della Salute e della Nutrizione
Dipartimento di Eccellenza L. 232/2016

  • Dipartimento di Farmacia e Scienze della Salute e della Nutrizione

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof Francesca DE AMICIS

 

education

Degree in Biological Sciences 110/110 cum laude, University of Calabria, Italy in 1985

PhD in Experimental Oncology, Magna Grecia University, Catanzaro, Italy in 1992

Residency in Clinical Pathology with marks 70/70 cum laude, University of Calabria, Italy in 2003

research activity

Associate Professor of Applied Biology 05 / F1 (BIO / 13) University of CALABRIA,  Department of Pharmacy and Health and Nutrition Sciences From 12/31/2018 to present

Assistant Professor of Applied Biology 05 / F1 (BIO / 13) University of CALABRIA, Department of Pharmacy and Health and Nutrition Sciences From 01/06/2006 to 30/12/2018

Achievement of the NATIONAL SCIENTIFIC SKILLS for FULL PROFESSOR of Applied Biology 05 / F1 (BIO / 13) Validity from 4/04/2017 to 4/04/2023

 

Member of the College of Teaching Tutors at Degree Course in Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products From 2017

Member of the Commission for the distribution of funds MIUR ex 60% appointed by the Assembly of the Department in the session of 22/01/2019 From 2019

Member of the Pre-Degree Teaching Commission (Degree Course in  Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products) AY 2011-2013

Member of the Quality Commission of the Department of Pharmacy, HNS, Research Sector Community, From 2019

Member of the Research Doctorate and Postdoctoral Commission for the Department of Excellence, Project financed according to law 232/2016. From 2018

Member of the Review Commission for the Degree Course in Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products From 2016

Referent of "Experiment Research" within the Researchers' Night From 2015

Student orientation activity for the Faculty of Pharmacy and Nutrition and Health Sciences of the University of Calabria as part of the "Campus Lessons" program AY2010-11

 Member of the Commission for Student Practices and Steps Degree Course Scientific Information on Drugs From 2009-2012

 

Postdoctoral Associate at Breast Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston-  Texas (USA) From 1/8/2005-1/8/2006      

Referee and Rapporteur appointed by the Selection Committee for Research Programs of National Interest (P.R.I.N. 2015) funded by MIUR

Appointment of Independent Expert for the evaluation of research projects in "Research for Innovation - REFIN" as registered in the "REPRISE-CINECA list

Award for scientific activity "For Exceptional Research" presented 88th ENDO Annual Meeting, 24-27 June 2006, Boston (USA)

Researcher admitted to the FINANCING OF THE BASIC RESEARCH ACTIVITIES referred to art. 1, paragraphs 295 and following, of the Law 11 December 2016 n. 232 AY 2017-2018

 

Speaker at International Conference - Experimental Biology 2011, Annual Meeting at of American Society Investigative Pathology, 9-13 April 2011 WASHINGTON, DC (USA

Speaker at the International Conference in the section: Cellular responses and Endocrine action in breast cancer. - 88th ENDO Annual Meeting, 24-27 June 2006, Boston (USA)

Speaker. National Conference - X Congress of the Italian Biology and Genetics Association, section IV Signal transduction 20-22 September 2007, Turin.

Speaker at National Conference: XV Congress of the Italian Biology and Genetics Association, 27-28 September 2013 Arcavacata di Rende (Cosenza, Italy).

Moderator in International Conference: Session 4 - Embryology, Histology and Molecular Biology at 2nd International Symposium of Clinical and Applied Anatomy 9-11 July 2010, Prague.

Co-chair the "Molecular Patho-Biology of Breast Cancer" Minisymposium Experimental Biology 2011 Annual Meeting at of American Society Investigative Pathology, 9-13 April 2011 WASHINGTON, DC (USA)

Member of the Scientific and Organizer Committee of the 1st PhD Workshop in Translational Medicine, University of Calabria, Rende (Italy) Member of the Organizing Committee of the XXIX National Congress of the Italian Society of Pathology (Session S14 Signal Transduction and Approach to Molecular Therapies), 10-13 September 2008, Rende (Cosenza, Italy).

Member of the Organizing Committee of the XV National Congress of the Italian Biology and Genetics Association, 27-28 September 2013 Rende (Cosenza, Italy).

Member of the Editorial Board of the ARC Journal of Cancer Science

Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Nutritional Sciences

research fields

line n. 1: Role of steroid receptors (progestogen receptor, estrogenic receptor and androgenic receptor) in the control of breast cancer progression

line n. 2: Role of steroid receptors and their natural ligands on the biological functions of the male gamete.

line n. 3: Action of natural polyphenol on  functional interaction between steroid receptors and signal transduction pathways, in the control of cell proliferation, apoptosis autophagy and senescece..

Publications

https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=6507013291

http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7079-1037

teaching activity

Member of the PhD college: [DOT1305904] Title: "TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE" From 2013

Member of the PhD college: [DOT0305774] Title: "CELLULAR BIOCHEMISTRY AND ACTIVITIES OF DRUGS IN ONCOLOGY From 2006 to 2012 "

Professor of Cell Biology/BIOLOGIA CELLULARE  (BIO / 13) -4CFU, Degree Course in Pharmacy From AY 2019-2020

Professor of Cell Biology/ BIOLOGIA CELLULARE  (BIO / 13) -2CFU, Degree in Health Care From AY 2019-2020

Professor of Cell Biology/BIOLOGIA CELLULARE (BIO / 13) -6CFU, Degree course in Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products From AY 2019-2020

Professor in charge teaching Cell Biology/BIOLOGIA CELLULARE (BIO / 13) -6CFU, Degree course in Scientific Information on Drugs and Health Products From 2010-2011 to 2018-2019

Professor in charge teaching Cell Biology/ BIOLOGIA CELLULARE (BIO / 13) -6CFU degree in Nutritional Science AY 2012-2013

Professor in charge teaching Animal Biology/BIOLOGIA ANIMALE (BIO / 13) -5CFU, Degree course in Scientific Information on Drugs From  AY2006-2007 to AY 2009-2010

Professor in charge teaching Animal Biology/BIOLOGIA ANIMALE (BIO / 13) -4CFU, Degree course in Environmental Toxicology From  AY2006-2007 to AY 2009-2010

Professor in charge teaching Applied Biology I/BIOLOGIA APPLICATA I (BIO / 13) -1CFU, Residency in Clinical Pathology From  AY2014-2015 to AY 2016-2017

Teaching Unit

http://www.unical.it/portale/portaltemplates/view/view_scheda_insegnamento.cfm?71441&LANG=ITA