Pier Luigi Ingrassia, MD, PhD. Degree in Medicine and Surgery, and specialized in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care (finished in 2006). He also obtained a PhD in Experimental and Clinical Medicine (Disaster Medicine and Education). He currently actively involved, at academic level, in training medical professionals in Disaster and Mass Casualty Incidents management. He also visiting professor at Free University of Brussels and secretary member of the executive board of the EMDM Academy.
Working for almost two years for World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe as Consultant and Technical Officer for Emergency Medical Services and Hospital System, he had several experience in the field at national and international level in the response and recovery after a crisis. He was involved in European projects funded by European Commission and other projects in Albania, Romania, Macedonia, Kyrgyz Republic.