Clinical Psycho-Oncology: An International Perspective

Clinical Psycho-Oncology: An International Perspective

Editor(s): Luigi Grassi, Michelle Riba

Print ISBN: 9780470974322

Online ISBN: 9781119941101

DOI: 10.1002/9781119941101

Author Biography

About the Author

Luigi Grassi, M.D. is Professor and Chair of Psychiatry and Chair of the Department of Biomedical  & Specialty Surgical Sciences  at the University of Ferrara, Italy.  He is also Director of the Unit of Clinical and Emergency Psychiatry, Integrated Department of Mental Health and Drug Abuse, in Ferrara, Italy. Dr Grassi is Past President of the International Psycho-Oncology Society (IPOS) (2006-2008) and of the Italian Society of Psycho-Oncology (SIPO) (2003-2011) and currently Chair of the IPOS Federation of Psycho-Oncology Societies (since 2008).

Michelle Riba, Professor of Psychiatry and Associate Chair for Integrated Medicine and Psychiatric Services at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan. She is also Associate Director, Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research (MICHR) and Director, PsychOncology Program, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, as well as Associate Director, University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center. Dr Riba is Past President of the American Psychiatric Association and currently Secretary for Scientific Publications, World Psychiatric Association.