President at Italy's National Health Council
Roberta Siliquini has been Full Professor of Hygiene at the University of Turin and Head of the Specialization School for Hygiene and Preventive Medicine since 2007. She has been Head of the Degree Course in Medicine and Surgery of the University of Turin since 2014 and Chairman of the National Health Council, the first woman to hold this office since its establishment in 1845. She is a member of the Italian National Bioethics Committee and the Italian National Life Sciences and Biotechnology Committee of the Council of Ministers. She is a member of the National Board of the Italian Society of Hygiene, Preventive Medicine and Public Health and coordinator of the teaching board of the same institution since 2016. She is author of over 200 papers on topics related to public health and a member of the European Public Health Association (EUPHA) and the Italian Association of Medical Managers (SIMM).