Eugenio Santorio serves as director of the Health Informatics Laboratory at the Mario Negri IRCCS Institute of Pharmacological Research. An expert in digital health, new technologies, epidemiology, and clinical experimentation, since 2006 his work has focused on social media, apps, and wearable and digital therapies, and their impact on clinical practice, treatment, and health communication.
He is the author of 250 scientific articles, as well as the volumes Web 2.0 and Social Media in Medicine; Facebook, Twitter and Medicine; Guide to Online Medicine and The Internet in Medicine (all published by Il Pensiero Scientifico).
He has been an instructor of Health Informatics at the University of Milan since 2016 and has taught in the master’s program in Science and Sustainable Innovation Communications (MaCSIS) at the University of Milan- Bicocca since 2017.
He is a member of the ICT group of the National Federation of Physicians, Surgeons and Dentists (FNOMCeO), of the Management Committee of the Institute of Self-Discipline in Advertising, and of the Italian Association of Telemedicine’s (AITIM) scientific committee.