On 29 January 2024 he passed away in Catania, after several months of illness, Gaetano Lo Castro, Professor Emeritus of Canon and Ecclesiastical Law at the University of Rome "La Sapienza" and visiting faculty of Canon Law, continuously since 1985, of the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross.

Our University remembers him with affection and gratitude for having started the work of the with professionalism and dedication University evaluation unit. In fact, it was in 2000 that the University assigned Prof. Lo Castro the role of President of the Evaluation Unit, a position he held for a decade, contributing substantially to the development of the University.

Originally from Caltagirone (CT), born in 1940, in his long career he was director of various research projects of national interest and coordinator of doctorates at the same "Sapienza". Author of several specialist publications, in the case of the Holy Cross he also contributed to the training of young teachers of Canon Law.

L'Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma joins in mourning his passing.