Founder and current director of CRIMEDIM. Medical doctor, graduated from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Rome, Italy (1979) and specialized in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (1982). He was the first Associate Professor in Disaster Medicine in Italy and currently is full Professor in Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Critical Emergency Medicine at the Università del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy. He served as Honorary Secretary to the European Society for Emergency Medicine from 1999 to 2006. He is the co-initiator of the Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Conference (the largest congress in the world of international emergency medicine) and Founder of the European Master in Disaster Medicine (EMDM). Prof. Della Corte is actively involved in training medical professionals in Disaster and Mass Casualty Incidents management. He is also a Visiting Professor at the Free University of Brussels.
Prof. Della Corte was involved in different projects funded by European Union. He authored more than 130 full papers published on peer-reviewed, impacted journals and was invited as speaker in more than 300 national and international congresses.