Giuseppe Guglielmi

Professor of Radiology, Scientific Institute Hospital "Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza"; Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Foggia University School of Medicine, Foggia, Italy

Giuseppe Guglielmi earned his MD degree at Bari University School of Medicine in Italy in 1981. He is board certified in radiology (1986) after continued training at Bari School of Specialization in Radiology. He trained for 3 additional years at Bari School of Specialization in Occupational Medicine and became board certified in occupational medicine in 1990.

Dr. Guglielmi completed two fellowships in the United States. The first was in the Division of Bone and Mineral Diseases at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, USA (1992); and the second was at the Osteoporosis Research Group in the Department of Radiology at the University of California San Francisco, CA, USA (1993). He is Professor of Radiology at the University of Foggia and the Scientific Institute Hospital in San Giovanni Rotondo in Italy. He is also professor of Radiology at the Catholic University "Our Lady of Good Counsel" in Tirana, Albania.

His focus is on musculoskeletal radiology, particularly metabolic bone disease. He is also a research associate with the osteoporosis and Arthritis Research Group in the Department of Radiology at the University of California, San Francisco. In the last years Dr. Guglielmi has developed a significant scientific work in the field of Forensic Radiology and he is the Italian Team Leader of the European multicentre project on post-mortem Angio-CT.

Dr. Guglielmi served at the Radiological Society North America Editorial Fellow in 2003, and has been named a subspecialty editor in musculoskeletal radiology for EURORAD, a teaching database facilitating searches of Web-based radiologic documents. He is the reference radiologist of the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology (ESSR), Italian Society of Medical Radiology (SIRM), and International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) Invest in Your Bones Meetings – Italian Campaign. He has collaborated in the Vertebral Fracture Initiative of the IOF and has translated into Italian the Vertebral Fracture Initiative CD-ROM. 

Dr. Guglielmi is also a consultant of the Italian Ministry of Health. He acted as the chairman of the 18th International Bone Densitometry Workshop, held in Italy 15-19 June 2008. Dr Guglielmi has authored more than 275 scientific articles, 162 scientific abstracts, and 112 book chapters. He has co-authored 12 books and has contributed to a teaching video and CD-ROM on bone densitometry and osteoporosis for the European Congress of Radiology.

He is Editor-in-Chief of British Journal of Radiology/Case Reports and Editor-in-Chief of EURORAD musculoskeletal section. Dr Guglielmi is in the Editorial Board of La Radiologia Medica, Skeletal Radiology, European Radiology, European Journal of Radiology, British Journal of Radiology, Journal Clinical Densitometry, Current Radiology Reports, Journal of Forensic Radiology and Imaging and Singapore Medical Journal. He is currently a manuscript reviewer for Radiology, RadioGraphics, European Radiology, European Journal of Radiology, EURORAD, La Radiologia Medica, Calcified Tissue International, Journal Endocrinological Investigation, Osteoporosis International, Acta Radiologica, Metabolism, Journal of Forensic Radiology and Imaging, British Journal of Radiology, Skeletal Radiology, and e-Medicine.com.

Dr. Guglielmi holds memberships in the Radiological Society of North America; the European Skeletal Society of Radiology, where he is one of the founding members of the osteoporosis subcommittee; the Italian Society of Medical Radiology; the International Skeletal Society; the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research and the International Osteoporosis Foundation. He has been President of the European Society of Skeletal Radiology (ESSR) and Chairman of the ESSR annual meeting (Bari 15-17 June, 2017).