Alessandra Rizza graduated in 2002 as a medical doctor at the “La Sapienza “University in Rome.
In 2007 she finished her residency in “ Anaesthesia and Intensive Care”. Since 2007 to 2012 she worked at the “Papa Giovanni XXIII Hospital “ in Bergamo ( Italy) focusing on adult cardiac Anaesthesia and Cardiac Intensive Care.
Since 2012 she works in Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care and Pediatric Cardiac Anaesthesia Department at Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital.
In 2014 she obtained a master in Pediatric Cardiology at the “La Sapienza “ University in Rome.
Her areas of interest are management and monitoring of bleeding and thrombosis in pediatric ECMO, in VAD and in pediatric cardiac surgery.