Giovanni Scambia is director of the Oncological Gynaecology Operating Unit at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Rome, where he is also a full professor. He serves as coordinator of the Women and Child Health Centre of the Gemelli Hospital Foundation in Rome. Dr. Scambia belongs to numerous scientific societies. He is a member of the Ministry of Health’s National Health Council and is scientific director of the John Paul II Foundation for Research and Treatment in Campobasso. He is the author of more than 700 international publications.