Umberto Sabatini is director of the department of Radiology of IRCCS (Scientific Institute for Research, Hospitalization and Health Care) Santa Lucia Foundation in Rome, since 2007.

Neurologist and radiologist, PhD in Neurosciences and Neurobiology, he has clinical and research competences in the field of Neuroradiology. He has an extensive experience in morphologic and functional brain imaging applied to the neurological diseases.

He is professor of Neuroradiology at graduate level at the faculty of Psychology of the University “La Sapienza” and Medical University “Campus Biomedico” of Rome. He is author of more than 70 papers published on indexed journals. He is principal investigator in several international and national research projects.