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Stefano Tiziani, Ph.D.



Dr. Stefano Tiziani is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Nutritional Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin. After receiving his Laurea in Chemistry at the University of Trieste, (Italy), Dr. Tiziani completed his Ph.D. at Ohio State University in 2006, where he developed a strong interest in phytochemicals and their role in disease prevention. His interest in metabolic biomarker identification was subsequently extended during his postgraduate training in the field of translational chemical biology to study cancer metabolism. He completed postdoctoral training in molecular oncology and metabolomics as a Marie Curie Fellow and European Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom in 2009. He then served as a National Science Foundation Fellow at the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute in La Jolla, CA where he gained a better understanding of the role of the tumor microenvironment in childhood leukemia. Since September 2012, Dr. Tiziani has been an Assistant Professor at UT and starting in July 2013 he has a secondary adjunct appointment at the Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas.

Assistant Professor, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Department of Nutritional Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, Dell Medical School

UT Austin 


Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2006

Laurea, Chemistry at the University of Trieste



Phone: 512-495-4706