Piero Rinaldo, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Medical Geneticist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Fatty acid oxidation disorder
  2. Metabolic disorders
  1. Newborn screening
  • Newborn screening
  • Inborn errors of fatty acid transport and oxidation
  • Clinical and biochemical characterization of inborn errors of metabolism
  • Metabolic cause of sudden unexpected death
  • Clinical applications of tandem mass spectrometry
  1. 1992
    PhD - Research Doctor of Developmental Sciences. Thesis: Development of a new method for the diagnosis of inherited disorders of beta-oxidation and its application to the study of SIDSUniversita di Padova
  2. 1988
    Post-Doc - Human GeneticsYale University
  3. 1986
    Resident - PediatricsUniversita di Padova School of Medicine
  4. 1982
    MD - Thesis: Qualitative and quantitative analysis of organic acid excretion in neonatal urine by gas chromatography/mass spectrometryUniversita di Padova
  5. 1982
    Internship - PediatricsUniversita di Padova School of Medicine

Certifications

  1. 1993
    Clinical Biochemical GeneticsAmerican Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Pediatric and Maternal Fetal Division Achievement AwardAmerican Association for Clinical Chemistry
  2. 2015
    Colonel Harland D. Sanders Lifetime Achievement Award in GeneticsMarch of Dimes
  3. 2015
    Guglielmo Marconi Science Award and MedalUNICO National Foundation
  4. 2014
    Outstanding Speaker AwardAmerican Association for Clinical Chemistry
  5. 2013
    2013 ISNS/PerkinElmer Guthrie AwardInternational Society for Neonatal Screening
  6. 2012
    Palmieri Metabolic Disease Lecture AwardThe Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  7. 2007
    Guthrie Memorial lecture awardSociety for Inherited Metabolic Disorders
  8. 2003
    Laboratorian of the Year (2nd Place)ADVANCE for Medical Laboratory Professionals
  9. 2003
    Maxwell J. Schleifer Distinguished Service AwardExceptional Parent (EP)
  10. 2002
    Outstanding Speaker Award (ACCENT program)American Association for Clinical Chemistry
  11. 1994
    Knight, Award for MeritRepublic of Italy
  12. 1991
    Basil O'Connor AwardMarch of Dimes
  13. 1990
    Research AwardJoseph Drown Foundation
  14. 1987
    J.H.Brown/A.B. Coxe FellowshipYale University School of Medicine
  15. 1984
    FellowItalian Association for the Fight Against Cystic Fibrosis
  16. 1983
    Residency in Pediatrics National AwardItalian Minister of Public Education

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    Scientific Advisory Board MemberDanaher Corporation
  2. 2013 - 2016
    MemberNational Institutes of Health, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
  3. 2009 - 2013
    Advisory Board MemberSudden Unexplained Death in Childhood (SUDC)
  4. 2008 - 2009
    MemberAdministrative Committee of the Executive Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  5. 2007 - 2013
    MemberBoard of Directors, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  6. 2007 - 2012
    MemberDLMP Executive Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  7. 2007 - present
    MemberNational Council for the National Consumer Center for Genetics Resources and Services
  8. 2005 - present
    MemberThe Israel Center for Newborn Screening
  9. 2005 - present
    MemberInternational Scientific Advisory Committee to the Israel Center for Newborn Screening
  10. 2005 - present
    MemberAmerican Pediatric Society
  11. 2004 - 2010
    MemberAdvisory Committee to Secretary, Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  12. 2004 - present
    MemberMedical Advisory Board, Save Babies Through Screening
  13. 2003 - 2009
    MemberProfessional Practice & Guideline Committee, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  14. 2003 - present
    ChairDivision of Laboratory Genetics and Genomics, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  15. 2002 - 2009
    MemberCAP/ACMG Biochemical and Molecular Genetics Resource Committee, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  16. 2002 - 2006
    Board Member at LargeSociety for Inherited Metabolic Disorders
  17. 2002 - 2005
    MemberChildren's Health Improvement Through Laboratory Diagnostics
  18. 2002 - present
    MemberInternational Society for Newborn Screening
  19. 2002 - present
    MemberQuality Assurance and Laboratory Practice Committee, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  20. 2001 - 2014
    MemberNewborn Screening Advisory Committee, Minnesota Department of Health
  21. 2001 - 2004
    MemberACMG/HRSA Expert Panel on Standardization of Outcomes and Guidelines for State Newborn Screening Program, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  22. 2001 - 2003
    ChairDivision of Clinical Biochemistry & Immunology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  23. 2001 - present
    FellowNational Academy of Clinical Biochemistry
  24. 2001 - present
    MemberMinnesota Department of Health
  25. 2000 - present
    MemberOrganic Acidemia Association
  26. 1999 - 2016
    MemberAmerican Society of Human Genetics
  27. 1998 - present
    MemberCyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association
  28. 1997 - 2000
    MemberJoint ACMG and ASHG Test and Technology Transfer Committee, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  29. 1997 - 2000
    MemberMass Spectrometry Subcommittee, Joint ACMG and ASHG Test and Technology Transfer Committee, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  30. 1994 - 1998
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  31. 1994 - 1998
    MemberCommittee on the Economics of Genetics Services, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  32. 1994 - 1998
    MemberSubcommittee on CPT Coding for Biochemical Genetics Testing, Committee on the Economics of Genetics Services, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  33. 1994 - 1996
    MemberAdvisory Committee, Children's Clinical Research Center, Yale University School of Medicine
  34. 1994 - present
    MemberAmerican Association for Clinical Chemistry
  35. 1994 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  36. 1993 - 1996
    MemberScholar Award Committee, Yale University School of Medicine
  37. 1992 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Research
  38. 1992 - present
    MemberSeeds for SIDS Foundation
  39. 1991 - 1998
    MemberEuropean Society for the Study and Prevention of Infant Death
  40. 1990 - present
    MemberSociety for Inherited Metabolic Disorders
  41. 1987 - 1998
    MemberAmerican Society for Mass Spectrometry
  42. 1983 - 2015
    MemberItalian Medical Association
  43. 1983 - present
    MemberSociety for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  44.  
    Director of Biochemical GeneticsBoard of Directors, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  45.  
    MemberCurrent Procedural Terminology, American Medical Association
  46.  
    MemberInternational Scientific Advisory Committee, The Israel Center for Newborn Screening

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.