Anna Falanga, MD, is Chief of the Department of Immunohematology and Transfusion Medicine and the Thrombosis and Hemostasis Center, at the Hospital Papa Giovanni XXIII, in Bergamo, Italy. Author of more than 280 publications and guest editor of 15 volumes, she is appointed as professor at the School of Hematology, University Bicocca Milan, and at the faculty of Health Engineering, University of Bergamo, Italy. She sits on board of the Council of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH). In 2009 she received the BACH Investigator Award of the ISTH, and in 2015 the "Harold R. Roberts Medal 2015" of the SSC of ISTH.
Other activities of Anna Falanga include the organization of numerous scientific conferences, including the co-chairmanship of International Conferences on "Thrombosis and Hemostasis Issues in Cancer" (ICTHIC).