FABIOLA DEL GRECO M.

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Position/Title: Senior researcher – Statistician, PhD

Address Center for Biomedicine – EURAC research; Via Galvani 31, 39100 Bolzano, Italy

Tel: +39-0471-055528; Fax: +39-0471-055599

@: fabiola.delgreco@eurac.edu; www.eurac.edu

 

EDUCATION/POSITIONS

1996-2003 M.A. in Economics – University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2003-2007 PhD in Statistics – University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2007-2008 Research Fellow – University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2009-present Senior researcher – Center for Biomedicine (EURAC research), Bolzano, Italy

2013-2014 Research assistant – Monash University, School of Mathematical Science, Melbourne, Australia

 

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

2005-2006 Instructor – Stochastic Processes, Master level, University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2005-2007 Teaching assistant – Statistics, University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2007-2008 Instructor – Time Series and Econometrics models, Master level, University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2008-2009 Teaching assistant – Calculus I, Ca’ Foscari University, Venice, Italy

2008-2009 Instructor – Econometrics, Ca’ Foscari University, Venice, Italy

2013-2014 Teaching assistant – Statistical Methods for Science, Monash University – School of Mathematical Science, Melbourne, Australia

2019-2020 Lecturing assistant – Statistical for Data Science, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano – Faculty of Computer Science, Bolzano/Bozen, Italy

AWARDS

2003-2006 Fellowship of University G. D´Annunzio, Pescara, Italy

2005-2006 PhD grant of European Social Found

2007-2008 Post doc fellowship of European Social Found

2012 Fellowship of European Social Found

2017 Italian National Scientific Habilitation as Associated Professor in Statistics

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

From 43 original publications; total citations: 2,038; h‐index: 23

    1. Del Greco-M F, Pattaro C, Luchner A, Pichler I, Winkler T, Hicks AA, Fuchsberger C, Franke A, Melville SA, Peters A, Wichmann HE, Schreiber S, Heid IM, Krawczak M, Minelli C, Wiedermann CJ, Pramstaller PP. Genome-wide association analysis and fine mapping of NT-proBNP level provide novel insight into the Role of the MTHFR-CLCN6-NPPA-NPPB gene cluster. Hum Mol Genet 2011;20:1660-1671. [IF: 7.6]
    2. Pichler I, Del Greco-M F (equally contributing first author), Gögele M, Lill CM, Bertram L, Do CB, Eriksson N, Foroud T, Myers RH; PD GWAS Consortium, Nalls M, Keller MF; International Parkinson’s Disease Genomics Consortium; Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium 2, Benyamin B, Whitfield JB; Genetics of Iron Status Consortium, Pramstaller PP, Hicks AA, Thompson JR, Minelli C. Serum iron levels and the risk of Parkinson’s disease: a Mendelian randomization study. PLoS Med 2013;10:e1001462. [IF: 14.0]
    3. Del Greco-M F, Minelli C, Sheehan N, Thompson J. Detecting pleiotropy in Mendelian randomisation studies with summary genetic data and a continuous outcome. Stat Med 2015 2015;34:2926-2940. [IF: 1.8]
    4. Thompson J, Minelli C, Del Greco-M F. Mendelian randomization using public data from genetic consortia. INT J BIOSTAT 2016;12. [IF: 1.0]
    5. Sekula P, Del Greco-M F, Pattaro C, Köttgen A. Mendelian Randomization as an approach to assess causality using observational data. J AM SOC NEPHROL 2016;27:3253-3265. [IF: 9.0]
    6. Bowden J, Del Greco-M F, Minelli C, Davey Smith G, Sheehan NA, Thompson J. Assessing the suitability of summary data for two-sample Mendelian randomization analysis using MR-Egger regression: the role of the I2 statistic. Int J Epidemiol 2016;45:1961-1974. [IF: 7.7]
    7. Thompson JR, Minelli C, Bowden J, Del Greco-M F, Gill D, Jones EM, Shapland CY, Sheehan NA. Mendelian randomization incorporating uncertainty about pleiotropy. Stat Med 2017;36:4627-4645. [IF: 1.9]
    8. Bowden J, Spiller W, Del Greco-M F, Sheehan N, Thompson J, Minelli C, Davey Smith G. Improving the visualization, interpretation and analysis of two-sample summary data Mendelian randomization via the Radial plot and Radial regression. Int J Epidemiol 2018;47:1264-1278. [IF: 7.3]
    9. König I, Del Greco-M F. Mendelian randomization: Progressing towards understanding causality. Ann Neurol 2018;84:176-177. [IF: 11.9]
    10. Bowden J, Del Greco-M F, Minelli C, Zhao Q, Lawlor DA, Sheehan NA, Thompson J, Davey Smith G. Improving the accuracy of two-sample summarydata Mendelian randomization: moving beyond the NOME assumption. Int J Epidemiol 2018;48:728- [IF: 7.3]