Commissions and Committees

The Director makes use of the contributions of the committee members, as well as those nominated from among the lecturers and technical and administrative personnel of the department who have instructional duties relevant to the needs of the Council and the Board.

Research Quality Commission

Coordinator: Prof. Piera Versura

Members: Prof. Bianca Maria PiracciniProf. Michela Mazzetti, Prof. Luca Scapoli, Prof. Massimiliano Bonafé, Prof. Igor Diemberger

The commission is responsible for monitoring the quality of research, evaluating the department's performance through national and international assessments by independent bodies. The commission also promotes internal evaluations using analytical indicators of the quality of research: performance is evaluated in terms of targets achieved. Committee members also manage the editing of the SUA-RD.

Education Commission

Coordinator: Prof. Maurizio Brigotti

Members: Prof. Davide Trerè, Prof. Francesco Alviano

The commission supports the administrative offices of SAM and the School of Medicine and Surgery in various phases of course programming, as well as defining the course-related roles and responsibilities of those working in the Scientific Disciplinary Sectors of the department.

Recruitment Planning Commission

Director: Prof. Gianandrea Pasquinelli

Vice Director: Prof. Pier Luigi Zinzani

Department Dean

Research Contact: Prof. Piera Versura

Education Contact: Prof. Maurizio Brigotti

They are assisted by Prof. Mauro Gargiulo, as the Board Member for the Medical Department, and Prof. Emanuela Marcelli, as the Contact for Innovative Technology and the Manager responsible for interpreting Ateneo's indicators in the context of this department.

Working with the deans, the commission is tasked with recognizing the upcoming needs of the Scientific Disciplinary Sectors and ranking them based on criteria defined by the Board. The recommendations are brought before the department's Board for approval.

Research Grant Commission

Members: Prof. Piera Versura, Prof. Stefano Nava, Prof. Andrea Bolognesi, Prof. Maurizio Brigotti.

The commission proposes criteria for allocating the available Research Grants based on the Budget dedicated to Research. In addition, it proposes a ranking method for distribution of the funds.

RFO Funds Commission

Members: Prof. Gianandrea Pasquinelli, Prof. Pier Luigi Zinzani, Prof. Piera Versura

The commission proposes criteria for allocating the available RFO funds based on the Budget dedicated to Research. In addition, it proposes a ranking method for distribution of the funds.

Marco Polo Commission

Members: Prof. Michela Mazzetti, Prof. Bianca Maria Piraccini, Dr. Angela Maria Grazia Pacilli.

The commission proposes criteria for allocating the available Marco Polo funds based on the Budget dedicated to Research. In addition, it proposes a ranking method for distribution of the funds.

Internationalization Commission

Contact: Prof. Bianca Maria Piraccini

Members: Prof. Michelangelo Fiorentino, Prof. Stefania VaraniProf. Marianna Penzo

The commission coordinates initiatives within DIMES (such as international transfer options for students and faculty, international cooperation, international education), as well as interfacing with the management and administration bodies of both the School of Medicine and Surgery and Ateneo. The commission also coordinates the transnational Erasmus program within the School of Medicine and Surgery.