Prof. Luigi Tonino Marsella
Prof. Luigi Marsella Tonino: Born on 8/12/1958.
Doctor-surgeon, specialist in Legal Medicine and Occupational Medicine.
1986: Winner of two scholarships in Forensic Science of the Italian National Research Council,
lasting six months each, at Temple University in Philadelphia (USA).
June/17/1988: Researcher (MED/43).
1991: Researcher Fellow.
From 2006 - : Assistant Professor in Forensic Medicine (Med 43) at the Faculty of Medicine and
Surgery of the University of Rome "Tor Vergata". Coordinator of four teaching courses. Member of
the Academic Board of the Research Doctorates in "Forensic Science" and "Biotechnological
Innovations and Techniques Applied to Surgical Sciences, Nutrition and the Forensic Science".
2007: Scientific responsible research of case law on civil liability and criminal medical the O.R.Me
(Observatory on Medical Professional Liability).
2008: Scientific responsible of the research project funded by the National Institute of Health
"Research and development in the field of medical professional liability and clinical risk." Scientific
coordinator of two research projects (MED/43 and Ius/01) regarding medical professional liability
and clinical risk.
2012: Collaboration with the Italian Embassy in Washington under the Protocol bilateral science
and technology between Italy and the United States for medical professional liability. Scientific
responsible of several research. Forensic Medicine Expert of CSS. Member of the Bioethics
Institute of Health. Scientific Coordinator of the Department of Physician of the Ministry of
From 2010 - : Responsible of Biomedicine Department of Forensic Medicine, Social Security and
Forensic Toxicology Section and Prevention, University of Rome Tor Vergata:
- Head of the Laboratory of Forensic Toxicology of the University Hospital Tor Vergata.
- Coordinator of the Claims Evaluation Committee of the University Hospital Tor Vergata.
- Head of Forensic Medicine of the University Hospital Tor Vergata service
From 2015 - : Director of the Postgraduate School of Legal Medicine, Department of Biomedicine
and Prevention, University of Rome Tor Vergata Via Montpellier Studies 1-00133 Rome.
Author of over 120 scientific publications and reports to Congress.