Pietro Bartolo

Pietro Bartolo was born on the Italian island of Lampedusa in 1956 and has been the only doctor on the island for over 30 years. Today a major part of the gynaecological specialist’s job is taking medical care of refugees there. 

Articles by this author

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)

First aid

The Italian doctor and politician, who coordinates first aid to migrants who land in Lampedusa, talks about his life.