Dr. Mineo attained his Medical Degree (2000) and Specialty Diploma in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases (2005) from the University of Rome, Italy. Afterwards, he did a 3 years Fellowship in Diabetes (2006 -2009) at the Diabetes Research Institute-DRI of the University of Miami, USA. Later, he obtained his Research Doctorate in Advanced Surgical Technologies and Therapies (2010), and more recently a Master Science Degree in Clinical Nutrition (2017) again from the University of Rome, Italy. Currently, he is partaking in an academic Master Science Course in Healthcare Management.
His 15 years of professional experience includes activity as Specialist Consultant in various national and international hospitals and clinics, and in academic, public and private settings. He also served as Specialist Clinical and Research Physician Scientist in the Clinical Islet Transplant Program (2006 – 2009) at the Diabetes Research Institute-DRI of the University of Miami, USA, and was Senior Specialist Medical Advisor for the Endocrinology, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases and for the Inherited Metabolic Diseases at EXCEMED (2011-2014), an international medical education foundation.
He has published several articles in international medical journals on Diabetes and its complications, on clinical islet transplantation, and on the endocrine, metabolic and nutritional consequences of pulmonary emphysema; he has also presented many communications at national and international meetings, took part in various national and international, academic and private, funded research studies, and participated in numerous national and international CME training courses and meetings. He also carried out teaching and tutorial activities in vary academic settings.
MD, Specialty, PhD, MSc (University of Rome, ITA); Fellowship in Diabetes (University of Miami, USA) Italian Board of Specialist (OMCe0 – FNOMCe0) English Board of Specialist (GMC)