|Dr. Marina Carbone
Dr. Marina Carbone was born in 1983 in Messina, Italy. She received the master degree in Biomedical engineering from the University of Pisa, Italy, in 2009. She works at EndoCAS centre on automation of abdominal 3D patient specific anatomy extraction. Her main research interests are in the field of biomedical imaging, robotics and computer-assisted surgery.
|Dr. Sara Condino
Dr. Sara Condino was born in 1982 in Pisa. She received the master degree with honors in Biomedical engineering from the University of Pisa, Italy, in 2008. The same year she joined EndoCAS, Center for Computer Assisted Surgery of the University of Pisa, as PhD student.In February 2012, she defended her PhD thesis regarding the development of an electromagnetic navigation system for endovascular surgery and new strategies for innovative medical devices testing. At the present time her research is carried out in the context of computer-assisted surgery and in the development of innovative technologies based on virtual reality, physical and hybrid simulation for rehabilitation specialists. She is author of scientific papers on ISI journals and patents.
|Dr. Fabrizio Cutolo
Fabrizio Cutolo received a MSc degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Pisa, Italy (February,2006). From 2006 to 2009 he was Research Engineer within the Interdept. Research Center “E.Piaggio”-University of Pisa. From 2006 to 2008 he was Research Engineer in the Dept. of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Boston,USA. From 2009 to 2011 he worked for 2 private companies in the field of home automation and electronics designing. His research work included biomedical signal processing and modelling in the area of biomechanics, motor control and human kinematics with a focus to the assessment of post-traumatic rehabilitative treatments. In April 2012 he joined EndoCAS as research fellow. He is a PhD student in the Doctorate Programme “Translational research and of new surgical and medical technologies”.
|Dr. Cinzia Freschi
Dr. Cinzia Freschi received the master degree in Computer Engineer from the University of Pisa (March, 1998). From 1998 to 2005 she collaborated with the Advanced Robotics Technology and Systems Laboratory (ARTS Lab) of the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in the field of rehabilitation engineering and biomedical robotics. In 2005, she joined to the EndoCAS Center. In 2010, she received a PhD in Health Technologies from University of Pisa (Italy). Her main research interests are in the field of surgical robotics, computer assisted surgery, and ultrasound guided system.
|Dr. Andrea Moglia
Dr. Andrea Moglia received a Master’s degree in mechanical engineering in 2003 and a PhD in microsystems engineering in 2008. He joined Scuola Sant’Anna of Pisa in 2004 and work on R&D on capsule endoscopy. Since 2009 he has been working at EndoCAS on virtual surgical simulators and collaborating with surgeons from several specialties and performing laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Since 2011 he has been using the da Vinci Skills Simulator to train surgeons approaching robotic surgery. He is involved in the development of a surgical curriculum in laparoscopy for residents. He is author of articles on peer-reviewed journals and invited speaker at international conferences.