Italian neurologist at the university of Udina, member of the pontifical Academy for Life, former president of the International Federation of Catholic Doctors (FIAMC). 

« Jérôme Lejeune was for me a practical model of how it was possible to combine the faith and science without difficulty or hesitation, without fear or timidity, simply for giving testimony to the truth.

He gave an example of fidelity without reserve to to the Pope and to the Church, and was ready to pay in his person, in terms of academic and financial success, for not betraying his conscience. »