Viviana Egidi is Full Professor of Social Statistics at Sapienza, University of Rome, Department of Statistics, where she is in charge of the courses Survey methodology and data quality and of Health Statistics and Epidemiology. She was Director of the Department of Economy of the Faculty of Economy of the University of Trieste and she coordinates the Italian PhD in Demography and the Bachelor and Master of Science programs in Statistics, demography and social sciences of the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. For many years, she was the Director of the Department of Social Statistic of the National Institute of Statistics (Istat). She participated in, and often coordinated, many national and international research projects and she was member of the National Commission on Social Exclusion and Poverty. Currently, she is part of the scientific board of the European Doctoral School of Demography (EDSD) and of the Scientific Advisory Board of the EU Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) More Years and Better Lives. Her research interests, testified by many papers published in national and international journals or books, are mainly focused on mortality, morbidity and survival by health status; multiple-cause-of-death analysis; lengthening of life, ageing and life conditions of older people.
Articles by Viviana Egidi
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