ITALO LINFANTE

Education and Degrees

  • 1982: Maturita' Classica, Liceo Classico Dante Alighieri, Rome, Italy
  • 1987: M.D. with Honors, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Italy

Post-graduate Training

  • 1987-90: Residency in Neurology, University of Rome, "La Sapienza", Italy
  • 1990-94: Neuro-Radiology/Neuro-Imaging Fellowship. Neuro-Imaging Branch/National Institutes of Health, NINDS, Bethesda, Maryland
  • 1994-95: Resident in Internal Medicine, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington D.C.
  • 1995-98: Resident in Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
  • 1998-00: Clinical Fellowship in Cerebrovascular Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dept. of Neurology, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2002-03: Clinical Fellowship in Neuro-Endovascular Surgery/ Interventional NeuroRadiology. Dept of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2003-04: Clinical Fellowship in Neuro-Endovascular Surgery/ Interventional NeuroRadiology. Dept of Radiology, University of Miami, FL

Licensures and Certifications

  • 1988 Board of Registration in Medicine of the Italian College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • 1992 Italian Board of Neurology "Summa Cum Laude and Honors"
  • 1993 Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)
  • 1993 USA Federation Licensing Examination (FLEX)
  • 1997-2011 Unrestricted Medical License from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine
  • 1999-present American Board of Neurology
  • 2004-present Unrestricted Medical License from the Florida Board of Registration in Medicine
  • 2008-present American Board of Neurology: Board Certification in Vascular Neurology
  • 2016 CAST Committee on Advanced Subspecialty Training from the American Academy of Neurological Surgeons (AANS). Certification in NeuroEndovascular Surgery

Academic Appointments

  • 1993-94 Visting Associate, National Institutes of Health/NINDS Bethesda, Maryland
  • 1998-00 Clinical Fellow, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Dept. of Neurology, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2000-2003 Instructor in Neurology, Dept. of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2002-03 Clinical Fellow in Neuroendovascular Surgery/ Interventional Neuroradiology. Dept of Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2003-2004 Clinical Fellow in Neuroendovascular Surgery/ Interventional Neuro-radiology. Dept of Radiology, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
  • 2004-2005 Associate Professor in Radiology; Session of Neuroendovascular Surgery/ Interventional Neuroradiology. Dept of Radiology, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
  • 2005-2008 Associate Professor in Neurology and Radiology; Section of Neuroendovascular Surgery/Interventional Neuroradiology Dept. of Radiology University of Massachusetts. Worcester. Massachusetts
  • 2008-present Director Interventional Neuroradiology and Endovascular Neurosurgery Baptist Cardiac and Vascular Institute. Miami, FL
  • 2009-2013 Associate Professor of Radiology, Neurosurgery and Neurology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University
  • 2012-2014 Neurology Chief of Staff for Baptist Hospital Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University
  • 2013-present Clinical Professor in Neuroscience and Radiology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University