WP 6

Dissemination, exploitation and communication



Vincenzo De Angelis - Leader

Vincenzo De Angelis was the Director of the Transfusion Medicine Department in Udine and Trieste for many years. He is the current Director of the Italian National Blood Centre (CNS) and President of the European School of Transfusion Medicine (ESTM).  He was the Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the Italian Society for Transfusion Medicine (SIMTI) and Transfusion Expert for the Healthcare Advisory Committee of the Italian Regions. In addition, he joined many technical working groups of European and international organisations.

Livia Cannata - Vice-leader

Livia Cannata has a Master’s degree in International Relations with specialised training in Health Law and European Union Law. Since October 2012, Livia is the responsible person in charge of the management and coordination of the international/European relations and projects of ISS-CNS. She has a multi-year experience as project manager as well as in coordinating the organization of national and international dissemination initiatives and training activities. In addition, Livia supports the international activities of the CNS plasma-derived medicinal products Area and she is the CNS responsible person for the EU CCP Database.

Collaborating members

Pier David Malloni – Centro Nazionale Sangue


Marcello Lembo Centro – Nazionale Sangue – (Media Relations Officer)


Donata Forioso – Centro Nazionale sangue