Professor Ciro Rinaldi trained in Italy at University Federico II Naples, where he gained his MD, followed by Haematology specialist training and a PhD in Biotechnology. During his PhD, he moved to Chicago where he worked in Giuseppina Nucifora’s Lab at University of Illinois (UIC), and he published several articles on alternative pathways in MPN and MDS. He is Consultant Haematologist at United Lincolnshire Hospital Trust specialised in MPN, MDS, Myeloma and Lymphoma and he is also Clinical Director for Clinical Support Services and Deputy Director Clinical Research Facilities.
Visiting Professor in Biomedical Science, he leads the MPN/MDS molecular biology lab at the University of Lincoln where his main research interests are in Philadelphia-negative MPN and abnormal pathways in MDS.
In 2014 he became the Haematology Expert Clinical Advisory Group (ECAG) Lead for the East Midlands.