Magali Cucchiarini (Musculoskeletal Regenerative Medicine)

Center of Experimental Orthopaedics, Saarland University Medical Center, Kirrbergerstr. Bldg 37, D-66421, Homburg/Saar, Germany

Dr. Cucchiarini is currently an Associate Professor at the Saarland University and Saarland University Medical Center, Homburg/Saar, Germany. Dr. Cucchiarini was an Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology at the Saarland University and Saarland University Medical Center for 5 years prior to being promoted by her University. Before joining the Saarland University, Dr. Cucchiarini worked for 3 years as a senior post-doctoral fellow at Harvard (Harvard Institutes of Medicine), Boston, MA in the field of anti-HIV CNS gene therapy. Prior to moving to the USA, she worked for 2 years at the University Hospital Inselsspital, Bern Switzerland on HCV immunology and vaccination at the Department of Internal Medicine. Dr. Cucchiarini teaches in the fields of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Musculoskeletal gene therapy and tissue engineering.

Dr. Cucchiarini completed her Ph.D in 1995 at the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France in Life Sciences. Dr. Cucchiarini worked there on HIV peripheral gene therapy and trained and teaches students on Virology and Immunology.

Dr. Cucchiarini’s research mainly focuses on musculoskeletal regenerative medicine, gene therapy and tissue engineering.

Terms of Appointment: June 2018 - May 2020