Maurizio Trevisan MD, MS

International Scholar

  •  Professor - Universita Campus BioMedico | Roma, Italy
  •  Italy
  •   Chronic Diseases | Disease Prevention | Epidemiology

Languages: English, Italian, and Spanish


Dr Maurizio Trevisan is a Professor at Universita Campus Biomedico. He is a cardiovascular disease epidemiologist interested in ways to prevent CVD through changes in life style habits. He has been engaged in a number of international epidemiological collaborative studies. In his current position in Vietnam, he is focused on Chronic Disease prevention in a country in transition with a significant shift in the leading causes of mortality and morbidity. As a researcher, he has authored more than 250 publications, which have appeared in such high-impact journals as the "Journal of the American Medical Association," "Annals of Internal Medicine" and "The New England Journal of Medicine."  He has extensive experience directing and conducting multi-center and international collaborative studies, as well.

Recent Global Health Projects

Establish a new medical school in Vietnam, and analyze COVID experience in Vietnam. More information on the Vingroup-Penn Alliance can be found here

He is also engaged in global health projects relating to emerging risk factors and cardiovascular disease.

Selected Publications

Maurizio Trevisan, Linh Cu Le, Anh Vu Le, “The COVID-19 Pandemic: A View From Vietnam”, American Journal of Public Health 110, no. 8 (August 1, 2020): pp. 1152-1153. PMID: 32463704

Maurizio Trevisan, Kenneth Rochel de Camargo, “Post–COVID-19 Reflections Around the World: A New AJPH Forum”, American Journal of Public Health 110, no. 12 (December 1, 2020): pp. 1792-1793. PMID: 33180585

Wood AM, et al. Risk thresholds for alcohol consumption: combined analysis of individual-participant data for 599 912 current drinkers in 83 prospective studies. Lancet. 391(10129):1513-1523, 2018

Last Updated: 27 November 2023