Erik Campano

Erik Campano is a science journalist based in Milan. He is a graduate of Stanford University in cognitive science, and has anchored the world news at the public radio networks of Germany, France, and the United States. He has also as worked as a clinical health researcher for Columbia University in New York City, where he hosted The Best Medicine radio programme.

Italy’s English Med Schools a Success

Italy’s First English-language Med School Graduates Begin Working Internationally

In 2009, Italian state universities started an experiment in democratic, international access to medical education. They opened the world’s first western-European-quality English-language medical degree programmes, to students from any country - including the world’s poorest - with a much more affordable tuition than other English-language medical schools around the world.