Dr Maura Corsetti is a Clinical Associate Professor in Gastroenterology at the University of Nottingham.
She obtained her Specialization (2000) and PhD (2004) at the “Universita’ degli Studi di Milano”, Italy. During her PhD she worked for two years (2001-2002) as a research fellow in the Gastrointestinal Motility and Sensitivity Research Group of the Translational Research Center for Gastrointestinal Disorders (TARGID), University of Leuven, Belgium, acquiring the expertise in the study of gastrointestinal motility and sensitivity in functional bowel disorders.
For eight years (2004-2012), she was the clinical and scientific referral consultant for functional gastrointestinal disorders at the San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy. Then she moved to TARGID, University of Leuven, Belgium where she worked for four years (2012-2016) as Senior Research Supervisor responsible for the development of the colonic high-resolution manometry. Her research focuses on the role of altered motility in the pathophysiology of symptoms of functional disorders of the lower GI tract.