Field Director


Field Director

Prof. Stefano Negrini, MD, Italy

Prof. Stefano Negrini, MD is Professor in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) at University “La Statale” of Milan and Care & Research (IRCCS) University Orthopedic Institute Galeazzi. He is Director of Cochrane Rehabilitation, Chief-Editor of the “European Journal of PRM”, and Scientific Director of ISICO (Italian Scientific Spine Institute) in Milan.

He is member of the Cochrane Council, of the Cochrane Knowledge Translation Advisory Board and of the Cochrane Fields Executive.He is listed Top Italian Scientist and is academician at the European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine (EARM). He is Chair of the Raise of Awareness on Rehabilitation - ROAR Task Force of the International Society PRM (ISPRM), Italian delegate of the PRM Section of the European Union Medical Specialists, and member of the Advisory Board of the International Society On Spinal Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT). He was coordinator of the 3rd Edition of the White Book on PRM in Europe

He founded Cochrane Rehabilitation and SOSORT. He has been President and Scientific Secretary of SOSORT and of more than 20 National and International Meetings, promoter and Chair of the International on-line and the Italian live Masters on Spinal Deformities conservative treatment.

He won 16 Awards including the AAP DeLisa Lecture. He published >320 PubMed/Medline papers, gave >100 Invited Lectures and had >400 abstracts in International Meetings.