Dr Gaetano Castaldo is from Research Executive Agency (REA) of the European Commission. After 12 years working as scientist with a PhD in Pharmaceutical Biochemistry,
He has served the European Commission first as Scientific and Policy Officer and, since 2017, at REA working as Project Adviser and coordinator of Life Science proposals evaluation. He coordinates together with his team, the entire project life cycle of Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship, from proposals evaluation to the monitoring of project implementation and their final assessment. He has organised in June 2019 a dedicated cluster event on Antimicrobial Resistance bringing together researchers, policy makers and enterpreneurs.