Unione Italiana Società Veterinarie

Roberto Santilli

DVM, PhD, Dipl. ECVIM-CA (Cardiology), Adjunct Professor of Cardiology – Cornell University - USA

Roberto Santilli graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Milan in 1990. He became an European specialist in cardiology in 1999. Between 2004 and 2006, he completed a Master in Electrophysiology and electrical stimulation at the University of Medicine of Insubria. He then obtained a PhD at the University of Turin – College of Veterinary Internal medicine in 2010. Roberto Santilli is the head of the cardiology departments of the Clinica Veterinaria Malpensa - Anicura in Samarate, Varese (Italy) and of the Ospedale Veterinario I Portoni Rossi - Anicura, Bologna (Italy). Since 2014, he has been an Adjunct Professor of Cardiology at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, where he is actively involved in the activities of the cardiac electrophysiologic laboratory. His main research activities include the diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias in dogs and cats.