Born in Girona (Spain) September 18, 1954.
Diploma in Humanistic Sciences, Center of Humanistic Studies, Legionaries of Christ, Salamanca, 1975.
Master’s Degree in Philosophy, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome.
Master’s Degree in Sacred Theology, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome.
Doctorate in Moral Theology, the Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum with a thesis on the topic: "Euthanasia and the Encyclical ‘Evangelium Vitae’”.
Professor of Bioethics and Moral Theology at the Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum.
Past Dean of the School of Bioethics, Pontifical Athanaeum Regina Apostolorum (APRA), Rome.
Past Director of the Institute of Bioethics and Human Rights (APRA & UER).
1993 - 2001: Secretary of the Center of Bioethics of the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome.
Director of the journal «Studia Bioethica» (Rome).
Member of the Directive Council of FIBIP (International Federation of Personalistic Bioethics).
Member of the Board of Directors of the UNESCO Chair on Bioethics and Human Rights.
Chairman” of the “Special Interest Group – Bioethics and PCH”, “European Society for Person Centered Healthcare”.
Member of the Scientific Board of the "Filosofia classica e prassi" Association.
He was the delegate of the Holly See to the UNESCO during the elaboration of the "Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights".