Pier Mannucci, MD, has been a respected authority on hemostasis and thrombosis for more than 30 years. Particularly well known for his work on hemophilia and von Willebrand disease, Dr. Mannucci developed new drugs to treat patients with these disorders. He has received numerous awards for his work, including the Robert Grant Medal and the International Prize on Hemophilia.
Dr. Mannucci has served as president of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. He delivered the Ham-Wasserman Lecture in 2002 and is listed as one of the most highly-cited scientists in clinical medicine by the Institute for Scientific Information. Currently, Dr. Mannucci serves as chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties at the University of Milan.