• All Staff

     Prof. Angelo Moretto
     Unit Head, Medical Doctor
     Giovanna Azimonti
     Officer - Physicist  Coordinator
     Teresa Mammone
     Officer, Biologist
     Francesca Metruccio
     Officer, Medical Doctor
     Christian Schlitt
     Officer, Chemist
     Erika Ballabio
     Expert - Biotech.
     Alessandra Caffi
     Expert, Biologist
     Ilaria Castelli
     Expert, Biologist
     Tamara Corinti
     Expert, Biologist
     Francesco Galimberti
     Expert, Environment
     Mara Luini
     Expert, Biologist
     Flavio Marchetto
     Expert, Biologist
     Luca Menaballi
     Expert, Environment
     Azzurra Milano
     Expert, Biotech.
     Marinella Palmiotto
     Expert, Biologist
     Andrea Pelizzari
     Expert, Biologist
     Alessio Riva
     Expert, Environment
     Cristian Riva
     Expert, Environment
     Luca Tosti
     Expert, Biologist
     Stefano Ubbiali
     Expert, Environment
     Sonia Ullucci
     Expert, Biologist
     Francesca Vellere
     Expert, Animal Science
     Patrizia Ciapparelli
     Administrative role
     Pompea Ruggia
     Administrative role
     Nadia Spedicato
     Administrative role
     Lucia Zanini
     Administrative role
     Danilo Varini
     Driver
  • ICPS Unit Head

     Prof. Angelo Moretto - Unit Head, Medical Doctor
    +39 02 3568 6650 angelo.moretto@icps.it CV
    Associate Professor of Occupational Medicine, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy, Director, International Centre for Pesticides and Health Risks Prevention, Luigi Sacco Hospital, Milano, Italy

    1989-2006: Assistant professor of Occupational Medicine, Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy, from 2000 Head of the Laboratory of Industrial Toxicology

    Member and chairman of the Joint FAO/WHO Meeting of Pesticide Residues since 1993.

    Member and vice-chairman of the European Food Safety Authority Scientific Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues, since 2003.

    Member and chairman of several national and international Committees on toxicology and risk assessment.

    Invited speaker to several meetings on experimental toxicology, risk assessment and food safety issues.

    Participant and responsible of several national and international research projects on toxicology, risk assessment, and training of risk assessors.

    Lecturer in Occupational Medicine and Toxicology at the School of Medicine, School of Nursing, School of Public Health, Post-graduate School of Occupational Medicine, Post-graduate School of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Post-graduate School of Pathology Universities of Padua and Milan

    Reviewer for several scientific journals and for research agencies

    Author and co-author of over 50 original papers, and several reviews and book chapters on experimental toxicology, industrial toxicology, and risk assessment of chemicals, especially pesticides.

  • Officers

     Giovanna Azimonti - Officer, Physicist  - Coordinator
    +39 02 3568 6669 giovanna.azimonti@icps.it CV
    Physicist - Environmental fate expert. National expert for environmental risk assessment of pesticides and veterinary medicines. Member of the FEEDAP panel of EFSA. Coordinator in ICPS of risk assessment for registration of plant protection products at national and zonal level and for active ingredients for EU registration
     Teresa Mammone - Officer, Biologist
    +39 02 3568 6671 teresa.mammone@icps.it CV
    Senior Scientific Officer. Field of expertise: databases and web decision-support systems for the effective handling and management of technical information on pesticides by policy makers and the scientific community. Responsible at ICPS for the coordination of activities supporting the regional Health Directorate concerning the sustainable use of pesticides.
     Francesca Metruccio - Officer, Medical Doctor
    +39 02 3568 6656 francesca.metruccio@icps.it CV
    Occupational medicine specialist. National expert for the evaluation of mammalian toxicology and operator exposure assessment, on behalf of industrial dossiers assessment within the EC registration process of plant protection products and active ingredients. Italian delegate at EFSA expert meetings in the frame of the EU authorization process of plant protection products.
     Christian Schlitt - Officer, Chemist
    +39 02 3568 6668 christian.schlitt@icps.it CV
    Chemist with degree in toxicology: responsible for the revision/authorization at UE and National level of plant protection products, sections covered: analytical chemistry, risk to consumers and physical-chemical properties.
  • Experts

     Erika Ballabio - Expert, Bio-technologist
    +39 02 3904 4087 erika.ballabio@icps.it CV
    University degree in Industrial Biotechnology. Role in ICPS: chemical risk assessor in the context of EC registration process of plant protection products and active substances (identity, physical-chemical properties, classification and labelling).
     Alessandra Caffi - Expert, Biologist
    +39 02 3904 4084 alessandra.caffi@icps.it CV
    University degree in Biological Sciences. Supervisor for ecotoxicological team in ICPS. National and European ecotoxicological risk assessor according to Regulation EC 1107/2009 and Directive 91/414/EEC for plant protection products and active substances registration (monographies and draft pesticide opinions).
     Ilaria Castelli - Expert, Biologist
    +39 02 3568 6660 ilaria.castelli@icps.it CV
    University degree in Biological Sciences. PhD. in Insect Science and Biotechnology. Role in ICPS: Data collection, data extraction and data entry experience. Experience in evaluation of mammalian toxicology.
     Tamara Corinti - Expert, Biologist
    +39 02 3568 6670 tamara.corinti@icps.it CV
    University degree in Biological Sciences. She worked in laboratory of botany and immunology where she improved her knowledge in plant molecular biology end cell biology. Role in ICPS: evaluation of toxicological dossier according to normative CE n° 1107/2009; evaluation of in vitro test and alternative test methods.
  • Experts

     Francesco Galimberti, Expert - Environment
    +39 02 3568 6667 francesco.galimberti@icps.it CV
    Scientific Officer (Cat.D). University degree in Environmental Sciences (2001). Specialization in Assessment and Management of Chemical Risk. Role in ICPS: Data Manager; National and European project manager and experience in project coordination; e-Fate Pesticide expert; GIS Expert.
     Mara Luini, Expert - Biologist
    +39 02 3568 6657 mara.luini@icps.it CV
    Graduated in biology. She worked as researcher at the QSAR Research Unit in Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology of the University of Insubria of Varese. Role in ICPS: Dossiers evaluation (fate and behaviour section) in the context of Reg.1107 EU.
     Flavio Marchetto, Expert - Biologist
    +39 02 3904 4082 flavio.marchetto@icps.it CV
    University degree in Biological Sciences, Ph.D. in Analysis, Protection and Management of Biodiversity. Risk assessor in ecotoxicology for registration of plant protection products at national and zonal level and active substance at European level.
     Luca Menaballi, Expert - Environment
    +39 02 3904 4083 luca.menaballi@icps.it CV
    University degree in Environmental Sciences. Experience in evaluation of environmental fate of pesticide on behalf of industrial dossiers assessment within the EC registration process of plant protection products and active ingredients (Reg(CE) n.1107/2009).
  • Experts

     Azzurra Milano, Expert - Bio-technologist
    +39 02 3904 4085 azzurra.milano@icps.it CV
    Graduated in Medical Biotechnology. She worked as biomedical researcher at University of Milan-Bicocca and at a biopharmaceutical start-up company. Role in ICPS: chemical risk assessment of pesticides for National and European registration of Plant Protection Products (reg. CE 1107/2009).
     Marinella Palmiotto, Expert - Biologist
    +39 02 3904 4085 marinella.palmiotto@icps.it CV
    Graduate in biological sciences. She worked as environmental researcher at the IRCCS Mario Negri Institute of Milan (Italy). Role at ICPS: chemical risk assessment of pesticides for National and European registration (reg. CE 1107/2009).
     Andrea Pelizzari, Expert - Biologist
    +39 02 3568 6660 andrea.pelizzari@icps.it CV
    Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology and master’s degree in Biology achieved at University of Insubria of Varese and Como. Specialization in Assessment and Management of Chemical Risk. Role in ICPS: assessment of dossiers for national and zonal registration of plant protection products and for the European approval of active substances (Toxicology unit)
     Alessio Riva, Expert - Environment
    +39 02 3568 6666 alessio.riva@icps.it CV
    Graduated in Sciences and Technologies for Environment and Landscape at University of Milano-Bicocca. Role in ICPS: Review and evaluation of dossiers for national and zonal registration of plant protection products and for the European registration of active substances (Ecotoxicology section).
     Cristian Riva, Expert - Environment
    +39 02 3568 6657 cristian.riva@icps.it CV
    Graduated in Sciences and Technologies for Environment and Landscape at the University of Milano-Bicocca. Role in ICPS: Review and evaluation of dossiers for national and zonal registration of plant protection products and for european registration of active substances (Environmental Fate section).
  • Experts

     Luca Tosti, Expert - Biologist
    +39 02 3568 6670 luca.tosti@icps.it CV
    National expert for the evaluation of mammalian toxicology and operator exposure assessment, on behalf of industrial dossiers assessment within the EC registration process of plant protection products and active ingredients and biocides.
     Stefano Ubbiali, Expert - Environment
    +39 02 3568 6666 stefano.ubbiali@icps.it CV
    Graduated in Sciences and Technologies for Environment and Landscape at University of Milano-Bicocca. Role in ICPS: Review and evaluation of dossiers for national and zonal registration of plant protection products and for the European registration of active substances (Ecotoxicology section).
     Sonia Ullucci, Expert - Biologist
    +39 02 3904 4083 sonia.ullucci@icps.it CV
    Graduated in biology. She worked as student researcher at the Environmental Modeling Group of the University of Insubria of Como. Role in ICPS: Environmental Fate Assessor for national and zonal registration of plant protection products and for European registration of active substances.
     Francesca Vellere, Expert - Animal Sciences
    +39 02 3904 4085 francesca.vellere@icps.it CV
    Graduated in Animal Sciences, she is involved in chemical and biological risk assessment and prevention on agricultural sector. Role in ICPS: expert in pesticide residue behavior and consumer risk assessment.
  • Administrative roles

    ICPS is characterized by the complex nature of work processes as well as the variety of projects undertaken in the field of risk assessment both nationally and internationally. In this working context, administrative staff performs functions and tasks of multidisciplinary nature in order to ensure the resources and conditions of technical, economic and legal framework for the smooth running of the primary activities. The support to the management of the structure is completed with the participation in administrative processes that belong to the Hospital.
     Patrizia Ciapparelli - Administrative role
    +39 02 3568 6655 patrizia.ciapparelli@icps.it
    Patrizia started collaborating with ICPS in 2007, supporting the activities of the Centre within its General facilities.

    Moreover she participates in the data entry activities of Fitoweb290 and Pestidoc

     Pompea Ruggia - Administrative role
    +39 02 3568 6652 pompea.ruggia@icps.it
    Secretary (Cat.D). Pompea works in ICPS since 1996: she is involved in supporting the ICPS Director, in the management of economic resources and accounting, in charge of Quality Management System and Internal Quality contact person.
     Nadia Spedicato - Administrative role
    +39 02 3568 6667 nadia.spedicato@icps.it
    Secretary (Cat.C). Nadia works in ICPS since 1990. She is involved in the documentation review and layout in the framework of the pesticide registration process.
     Lucia Zanini - Administrative role
    +39 02 3568 6659 lucia.zanini@unimi.it
    Graduated in Organisation and management of politics and public welfare. Project management and research support for national and international projects (horizon2020,PRIN,Tempus). Focal contact for University of Milan.
     Danilo Varini - Driver
    +39 02 3568 6654 danilo.varini@icps.it
    Danilo started working with ICPS since 1990 (Cat.B.). Logistic support.
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