Dr. Mario Angi is an ophthalmic surgeon with over 30 years of work experience. His main fields of research are identification and early correction of visual handicap in children and prevention and treatment of blindness in developing countries.He has been working with CBM since 1999. He became the founder and board member of CBM Italy Onlus in 2001 and has been the chair since 2003.
Dr. Angi has worked for many years in international cooperation as an ophthalmic surgeon in various countries – Mali, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Tanzania, DRC and Argentina among others. He is a member of various ophthalmic societies for over 35 years and holds a post-doctorate from Yale University.
Dr. Angi is married and has two daughters.