Leonardo Chelazzi

Leonardo Chelazzi,  December 12, 2006
Position
Full Professor
Sections
Physiology Section
Academic sector
BIO/09 - PHYSIOLOGY
Research sector (ERC)
LS5_1 - Neuroanatomy and neurophysiology

LS5_4 - Sensory systems (e.g. visual system, auditory system)

LS5_9 - Systems neuroscience

Office
Istituti Biologici Blocco A - Biblioteca Meneghetti,  Floor 2,  Room 2.35
Telephone
+39 0458027149
Mobile
3474081152
E-mail
leonardo|chelazzi*univr|it <== Replace | with . and * with @ to have the right email address.
Personal web page
http://www.attention-lab.net/

Office Hours

Wednesday, Hours 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM,   Istituti Biologici Blocco A - Biblioteca Meneghetti, Floor 2, room 2.35

Curriculum

Leonardo Chelazzi is professor of Physiology and chair of the course Physiology II and Psychology. He is also Cairman of the PhD program in Neuroscience, Psychologic and Psychiatric Sciences, and Movement Sciences. His scientific profile pertains to integrative neurophysiology and cognitive neuroscience. His main scientific interests revolve around a number of related topics, notably the neuro-cognitive mechanisms of visual perception, selective attention, learning and memory. He is a member of several national and international scientific societies. He is member of the editorial board of the journals PlosOne and Neuroscience. He acts regularly as ad-hoc reviewers for several scientific journals and for several national and international funding agencies. He is a member of the board of directors of the Consortium "National Institute of Neuroscience" and coordinator of the University of Verona unit. He is member of the scientific committee of the Verona Brain Research Foundation. He is member of the national committee of the Italian professors of physiology. Over the years he has received financial support from several national and international funding agencies.

Modules

Modules running in the period selected: 77.
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Course Name Total credits Online Teacher credits Modules offered by this teacher
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2019/2020)   12  eLearning FISIOLOGIA (Lezioni di Fisiologia II)
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Sciences introduction to the medical profession (2019/2020)   7  eLearning TIROCINIO DI SCIENZE PROPEDEUTICHE ALLA PROFESSIONE MEDICA [Fisiologia II e Psicologia - Gruppo Prof. Chelazzi] (TIROCINIO DI RICERCA)
Postgraduate Specialisation in Child Neuropsychiatry Human Physiology (2018/2019)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2018/2019)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurology Human Physiology (2018/2019)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2018/2019)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurosurgery Human Physiology (2018/2019)   2    (Fisiologia - Chelazzi)
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2018/2019)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2018/2019)   12  eLearning FISIOLOGIA (Lezioni di Fisiologia II)
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Sciences introduction to the medical profession (2018/2019)   7  eLearning TIROCINIO DI SCIENZE PROPEDEUTICHE ALLA PROFESSIONE MEDICA [Fisiologia II e Psicologia - Gruppo Prof. Chelazzi] (TIROCINIO DI RICERCA)
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2017/2018)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2017/2018)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2017/2018)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2017/2018)   12  eLearning FISIOLOGIA
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Sciences introduction to the medical profession (2017/2018)   7  eLearning TIROCINIO DI SCIENZE PROPEDEUTICHE ALLA PROFESSIONE MEDICA [Fisiologia II e Psicologia - Gruppo Prof. Chelazzi] (TIROCINIO DI RICERCA)
Bachelor's degree in Speech and Language Therapy (to qualify as a speech and language therapist) Anatomical and physiological sciences (2016/2017)   4    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2016/2017)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2016/2017)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2016/2017)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2016/2017)   12    FISIOLOGIA
Bachelor's degree in Speech and Language Therapy (to qualify as a speech and language therapist) Anatomical and physiological sciences (2015/2016)   4    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2015/2016)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2015/2016)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2015/2016)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2015/2016)   12    FISIOLOGIA
Bachelor's degree in Speech and Language Therapy (to qualify as a speech and language therapist) Anatomical and physiological sciences (2014/2015)   4    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2014/2015)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2014/2015)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2014/2015)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2014/2015)   12    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2013/2014)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2013/2014)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Physiology (2013/2014)   12    FISIOLOGIA DEI SISTEMI COMPLESSI
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2013/2014)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2013/2014)   12    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurosurgery Fisiologia 2 (2013/2014)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Human Physiology (2012/2013)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Human Physiology (2012/2013)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Child Neuropsychiatry Human Physiology (2012/2013)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Physiology (2012/2013)   12  eLearning FISIOLOGIA DEI SISTEMI COMPLESSI
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2012/2013)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2012/2013)   12    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurosurgery Fisiologia 2 (2012/2013)   1   
Master's degree in Bioinformatics and Medical Biotechnology Physiology (2011/2012)   12    FISIOLOGIA DEI SISTEMI COMPLESSI
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2011/2012)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Physiology (2011/2012)   1    0.5 
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Physiology (2011/2012)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurosurgery Physiology (2011/2012)   1   
Combined Bachelor's + Master's degree in Medicine and Surgery Physiology II and Psychology (2011/2012)   12    FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Neurofisiologia (2011/2012)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Physiology (2010/2011)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2010/2011)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurosurgery Physiology (2010/2011)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases Physiology (2010/2011)   1    0.5 
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2010/2011)   12    9.5  FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Nephrology Fisiologia renale (2010/2011)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Neurofisiologia (2010/2011)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Physiology (2009/2010)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2009/2010)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurosurgery Physiology (2009/2010)   1   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2009/2010)   12    9.5  FISIOLOGIA
Postgraduate Specialisation in Psychiatry Neurofisiologia (2009/2010)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine Physiology (2008/2009)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Neurology Physiology (2008/2009)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Child Neuropsychiatry Physiology (2008/2009)   1   
Postgraduate Specialisation in Ophthalmology Physiology (2008/2009)   1   
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2008/2009)   12    9.5  Fisiologia
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2007/2008)   12    9.5  Fisiologia
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2006/2007)   12    Fisiologia
Specialist degree in Medicine and Surgery (single cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2005/2006)   12    Fisiologia
Bachelor in Information Technology: Multimedia Perception Psychology (2004/2005)   4     
Specialized Degree in Medicine and Surgery (one cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2004/2005)   13      Fisiologia
Bachelor in Information Technology: Multimedia Perception Psychology (2003/2004)   4     
Specialized Degree in Medicine and Surgery (one cycle) Physiology II and Psychology (2003/2004)   13     
Bachelor in Information Technology: Multimedia Perception Psychology (2002/2003)   4     
Degree in Medicine and Surgery (D.M. 10/07/96) Physiology II and Psychology (second year) (2001/2002)   0     
Degree in Medicine and Surgery (D.M. 10/07/96) Physiology II and Psychology (third year) (2001/2002)   0     

 
Skills
Topic Description Research area
Cognitive Neuroscience Studying the neurocognitive mechanisms of high-level brain functions (e.g., perception, attention, memory). Neurosciences
Projects
Title Starting date
PRIN 2017 - The Good and the Bad of Sensory Experience: Understanding the Impact of Emotionally charged Stimuli on Cognition and Behavior, and the Brain’s Mechanisms to Cope with Them. 8/29/19
MAC-Brain - Developing a Multi-scale account of Attentional Control as the constraining interface between vision and action: A cross-species investigation of relevant neural circuits in the human and macaque Brain. Bando transnazionale FLAG-ERA JTC 2017 3/1/18
PRIN 2015 - Visuospatial attention, motor intention, action affordance and brain plasticity: neurophysiology and network analysis 2/5/17
Comprehensive analysis of Attentional Mechanisms for Perception 10/1/16
Cerebellum and Perceptual Adaptation 2/6/09
Elaborazione di stimoli visivi subliminali al di fuori del fuoco dell’attenzione. (PRIN Prof. Berlucchi) 9/22/08
Influenza combinata dell’attenzione visiva selettiva e della salienza percettiva di uno stimolo sull’attività dei neuroni dell’area V4 de macaco. (PRIN Prof. Chelazzi) 9/22/08
Il ruolo della motivazione del controllo del comportamento: un approccio multidisciplinare della neurobiologia alle applicazioni cliniche. 5/1/08
Studio neurofisiologico sull'interazione fra attenzione visiva selettiva e salienza percettiva 1/1/08
Studio neurofisiologico sul ruolo della corteccia parietale posteriore nel controllo dell'attenzione visiva spaziale e non spaziale 1/1/08
Ruolo del cervelletto in forme di apprendimento percettivo. Uno studio comportamentale su individui sani e pazienti con lesioni cerebellari 1/1/08
Il ruolo di fattori motivazionali nell'apprendimento motorio. Uno studio con TMS su individui sani e pazienti cerebrolesi 1/1/08
Influenze a lungo termine di fattori motivazionali sull'orientamento dell'attenzione 1/1/08
Influenze motivazionali e cognitive sul controllo dei movimenti oculari saccadici nell'uomo 1/1/08
Il ruolo della memoria di lavoro nel controllo dell'attenzione visiva selettiva 1/1/08
Salienza percettiva e controllo attenzionale: la codifica neuronale 1/1/08
Influenza combinata dell'attenzione visiva selettiva e della salienza percettiva di uno stimolo sull'attività dei neuroni dell'area V4 del macaco (2007) 1/1/07
Long-term effects of monetary rewards on the mechanisms of visual selective attention 1/30/06
la percezione dello sguardo in soggetti con disturbi attenzionali 5/1/04
Azione e percezione della costruzione del mondo cognitivo 1/10/03
Effetti modulatori di ricompense pecuniarie sulle conseguenze a breve e a lungo termine dell'attenzione visiva selettiva. (2003) 1/1/03
Meccanismi nervosi dell’attenzione visiva selettiva. Un approccio integrato psicologico e neurofisiologico. 7/1/02
The role of posterior parietal cortex of the primate to non–spatial forms of visual selective attention 9/1/01
Electrophysiological correlates of attention 4/30/01
Selective attention for the component features of visual stimuli. Cellular mechanisms. 1/1/01
Neural mechanisms of visuo-spatial attention 1/1/00
Ruolo di fattori associativi nel controllo dell'attenzione visiva selettiva (2000) 1/1/00
Meccanismi attenzionali seriali nei compiti di ricerca visiva. Un'analisi comportamentale ed elettrofisiologica nell'uomo e nella scimmia. (1999) 1/1/99
Meccanismi neuronali dell'attenzione visiva selettiva (1998) 1/1/98




Director
Physiology Section
Coordinator

Other positions held
Leonardo Chelazzi
Office Collegial Body
member Teachers' Committee for the Research Master in Neuroscience
full prof. Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato in Neuroscienze, Scienze Psicologiche e Psichiatriche - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
coordinatore del corso di dottorato Collegio dei Docenti del Dottorato in Neuroscienze, Scienze Psicologiche e Psichiatriche, e Scienze del Movimento A.A. 2018/2019 - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
member Council for the Degree Course in Medicine and Surgery - Medicine and Surgery
member Comitato Scientifico del Master Universitario in Approcci chirurgici "hands-on" alla base cranica antero-laterale, ricostruzione e indicazioni - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
Comitato Scientifico del Master Universitario in La valutazione clinica (patient-oriented) come strumento decisionale in neurologia e neurochirurgia (tumori, epilessia, disturbi del movimento) - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
member Council for the Department of Neurological Science and Vision - Department Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences
post-graduate representative Consiglio della Scuola di Dottorato in Scienze della Vita e della Salute
member Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Medicina Fisica e Riabilitativa - Medicine and Surgery
member Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Neurochirurgia - Medicine and Surgery
member Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Neurologia - Medicine and Surgery
Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Neuropsichiatria Infantile - Medicine and Surgery
member Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Oftalmologia - Medicine and Surgery
member Consiglio della Scuola di Specializzazione in Psichiatria - Medicine and Surgery

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