Dr Zilli is a faculty at Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland, where is working as a senior clinician and vice-chief in the Division of Radiation Oncology. He graduated in Medicine and Surgery in 2004 at University of Udine (Italy) and specialized in Radiation Oncology at the Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland. He completed a 1-year fellowship in prostate brachytherapy at the Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM), Canada. He obtained the Privat-Docent at the Faculty of Medicine of Geneva in 2015 and the Chargé de Cours title in March 2017. He is responsible for the treatment of prostate and genitourinary tumors at Geneva University Hospitals and actively involved since its creation in 2014 in the organization of the Geneva Prostate Cancer center. Main research includes mainly the treatment of prostate cancer patients using modern high-precision radiotherapy techniques including IMRT, VMAT and SBRT as well as the use of molecular imaging in the radiotherapy planning and the treatment of gastrointestinal tumors.
He already published 70+ original peer-reviewed articles and he serves as reviewer for different peer-review journals including IJROBP, Radiotherapy and Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Acta Oncologica. He is actively involved in the GFRU (Groupe Francophone de Radiothérapie Urologique) association and active member of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) and Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (SAKK).