ENT Professor at University of Bari. ENT Professor and Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery Professor at AIMS (the Italian Academy for preparation to Italian Residency Program) in Bari, Bologna, Cagliari, Catania, Catanzaro, Florence, Genua, Messina, Milan, Naples, Padua, Palermo, Pisa, Rome, Sassari, Siena, Turin, Verona and Madrid (Spain).
Paolo Petrone is a medical doctor, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery Consultant.
Second-generation otolaryngologist, Paolo was born in Bari in 1980, he chose this specialty thanks to love transmitted by his father, Domenico, during his experience as ENT surgeon and Chief of Bari Divenere Hospital.
Specialized in Otolaryngology at the Otolaryngology Department of University of Bari, has developed his training at the VU Medisch Centrum in Amsterdam and at the Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) in London. He also studied the cranio-maxillofacial surgery as a second surgery specialization, the Maxillo-Facial Surgery, at the University of Milano Bicocca in 2013. Now he is an ENT and Head and Neck Surgery Consultant at the San Giacomo Hospital of Monopoli (Bari), in Italy. In past he was ENT and Head and Neck Surgery Consultant at Murgia Hospital of Altamura (Bari) and San Bonifacio Hospital of Verona. He is a Professor of Otolaryngology, Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery and Plastic Surgery for AIMS, the Resident Physicians Italian Academy (www.accademiamedici.it) in Bari, Bologna, Cagliari, Catania, Catanzaro, Florence, Genoa, Messina, Milan, Naples, Padua, Palermo, Pisa, Rome, Sassari, Siena, Turin, Verona. He also teaches in a foreign country (Spain, Madrid) in AMIR headquarters (www.academiamir.com). Since May 2015, he is scientific director of medical teaching and coordinator of AIMS Professors in Italy. He has several scientific papers on national and international journals. Furthermore he wrote otolaryngology university books and he was lecturer in national and international conferences about medical and surgical research projects
Member of the Italian Society of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (SIO) and of the Otolaryngology Apulo Group (GAO), whose official website (www.orlgao.com) is webmaster and managing editor. In May 2016 he was appointed member of the Board of the Italian Hospital Otolaryngologists Association (AOOI, www.aooi.it) and in June 2016 member of the Board of the Italian Society of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (SIO, www.sioechcf.it) as IT (Information Technology ) Advisor.
Since March 2016 he is the Chief of Scientific Projects in the Board of no profit "Nonno Ascoltami!" Association, italian member in the task force of the "Global Action Alliance for Deafness and Hearing Care" of the World Health Organization (WHO), for the development of proposals for the protection and well-being of hearing worldwide. From September 2017 he is Reviewer for the international scientific journal of Otorhinolaryngology "ACTA Otorhinolaryngologica Italica" (official paper of the Italian Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Journal Citation Reports: Impact Factor 1.530) and Author for "L'audioprotesista" (official paper of ANA - National Association of Hearing Aid Technicians, ANAP - National Association of Professional Hearing Aid Technicians and member of the European Association of Hearing Aid Technicians).