FONDAZIONE ALDO TORSOLI
The Fondazione Aldo Torsoli was named after Aldo Torsoli MD, for long decades a highly respected and inspiring member of the international academic medical community.
To preserve Aldo Torsoli’s vision and seminal teaching, the Foundation operates in the field of methodology and ethics in clinical research.
The Foundation promotes development and dissemination of new knowledge, principles and methods in generating the scientific evidence needed to clinical decisions, health policy and progress in patients’ care.
Joint Fondazione Aldo Torsoli
Rome Foundation Research 2022 Award
Hans Törnblom, MD PhD
Associate Professor of Gastroenterology and Senior Consultant Gastroenterologist
Dept of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Inst of Internal Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Dr Törnblom is a clinical scientist and educator in the field of disorders of gut-brain interaction (DGBI). As a physician, the management of patients with severe, incapacitating GI symptoms not responding to standard therapies is central. His research has a focus on pathophysiologic mechanisms and intervention studies in irritable bowel syndrome, functional dyspepsia, and severe gastrointestinal neuromuscular disease. He is current co-chair in the Rome V committee for Gastroduodenal Disorders and was member of the Rome Foundation Working Team report on Neuromodulators for FGIDs.