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Username: deltorso
Email: deltorso AT
Title: Dr
Fullname: Stefano del Torso
Current position: Primary Care Pediatrician.
Biography: Dr. Stefano del Torso was educated at the University of Padova Medical School where he has also obtained a post graduate degree in Pediatrics in 1979 and in Cardiology in 1985. Dr. del Torso has been a British Council scholar at the Brompton Hospital in 1980, then Fellow in Cardiology at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne in 1983 and Research Fellow in Pediatric Cardiology form 1984 to 1988 at the University of Padova. In 1995 he was a Visiting Physician at the Department of General Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital Medical Center , Cincinnati Usa . Since 1981 he works as a Primary Care Pediatrician in Padova a and is a Clinical Professor at University of Padova Medical School. Dr. Stefano del Torso is at present the International Relations Delegate for the Federazione Italiana Medici Pediatri, the professional organization that represents over 7000 Italian Primary Care Pediatricians working for the National Health Service He was President and Vice President of the Italian Society of Primary Care Pediatrics and is now the Delegate for International Relations of the Society . Dr. Del Torso is also the Italian Primary Care Delegate at the European Academy of Paediatrics . After having been a member of the EAP Executive Committee he is at present the Chairman of the European Academy of Paediatrics Research in Ambulatory Settings network - EAPRASnet. His main interests are Pediatric Research in Office Settings, Development and Use of Electronic Medical Records , Quality of Care, Pediatric Residents Education In Community Settings and International Cooperation with developing countries. Last but not least he is the President of the Association CHILDCARE WORLWIDE, a non profit organization organizing humanitarian initiatives in developing countries focusing on Pediatric Primary Care in the Community as a strategy to fulfil developmental potential of children Dr. del Torso has many publications to his credit in both national and international journals and has participated to many national and international congresses as Member of the Scientific Committee, Chairman or Speaker.
Organisation: Padova, Italy
Country: Italy
Language: English
Your role: Healthcare practitioner, Researcher
Your interests: Primary care, Child health
Further interests: Primary Care Pediatrics in the Community
Study area activities: Primary Care Pediatrics
Academic qualification: Clinical Professor
Research capacity skills:
Subgroup interest collaboration: WP 2: Indicators of Measurement
Contact options: Email
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Terms and conditions: Yes

Riche Classification

Demography: All, First year of life:, 1-4 years, 5-9 years, 10-14 years, Infant (first year of life / baby not walking):, Young (pre-school ) child (including those attending Kindergarten / playgroup / child care), Child (primary school: broadly 5-10 years), Older child (secondary school: broadly 11-16 years)
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Taxonomy of Languages and Geographical Perspective: Italy, English
Taxonomy of study type / scale / state of progress / setting: Survey research
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