Position: Scientific Director of the BNADN
Organisation: National DNA Bank-Carlos III. University of Salamanca
Area of work: Biobanks
Address: Centro de Investigación del Cáncer, Avenida de la Universidad de Coimbra s/n
, Salamanca, 37007, Spain
Prof. Alberto Orfao holds a degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Salamanca (1984) and the Nova University of Lisbon (1985) and obtained his PhD in 1987 at the University of Salamanca.
Currently, he is Professor at the Department of Medicine of the University of Salamanca (USAL) (16 years of experience –y.exp.-), Director of the General Cytometry Service of the USAL (25 y.exp.), and Scientific Director of the BNADN (9 y.exp.). His main research activities are focused on hematological malignancies, flow cytometry and biobanking.