Civil Servant at the National Health Institute, Rome, Italy since 1991. Specialization in Veterinary Public Health at the University of Milan (I). EAVPT Diplomate since 2002. Expertise in hazards and related food safety and food security emerging risks from circulary economy. Currently in the staff of the National and European Union Reference Lab for pathogenic E. coli as veterinary toxicologist. Author of more than 100 international peer-reviewed publication.