Silvio Brusaferro

President of the Rome Istituto Superiore di Sanità; full professor of Public Hygiene and Health at Università degli Studi di Udine, Silvio Brusaferro is actively involved in public health work linked to the health sphere, patient safety, infection prevention and control, anti-microbial resistance and good public health practice spheres both nationally and internationally.

The use of multi-sectorial knowledge for the purposes of acquiring and integrating diverse points of view have been constants in his career as have organisational changes to respond to community and individual needs, with specific reference to health and wellbeing promotion.