Name: Maria Ymelda Tolentino Diaz
Nationality: Peru'
Status: Italian citizenship


Maria Ymelda comes from Peru and she is an Italian citizenship holder. She has a Master’s degree from the University of Roma Tor Vergata (IT) in Nursing and obstetrician sciences and currently works at the emergency unit, San Camillo- Forlanini Hospital, Roma as a team leader.

Work Experiences

2000 – 2010 Nurse of emergency unit, San Camillo- Forlanini Hospital, Roma

  • Team leader turn nurse and clinical tutor new recruits


1999 – 2000 Nurse in the social and work cooperative Health Care Associates a.r.l., Roma
* Resuscitation unit and transplants of organs unit

1998 – 1999 Nurse in the Italian National Family Association (A.N.A.F.I.) Roma
* Nursing to the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis patients.

1998 Nurse in the social cooperative Castel Monte s.c.ar.l., Treviso
* Geriatric residence nursing and climatic stay.

1995 – 1998 Assistantto domicile in the ItalianSocial SecurityAssociation, Roma
  • Assisting handicap patients


Academic and Professional Qualifications

2005 – 2007 Master’s degree from the University of Roma Tor Vergata (IT) in Nursing and obstetrician sciences.

1998 – 1999 Course of Improvement in Public Health from the University of Roma La Sapienza (IT)
1994 – 1997 Diploma Sciences in Nursing from the University of Roma La Sapienza (IT)



Mother tongue: Spanish

Foreign Languages
Italian excellent, English and France basic.

Responsibility assignments
University of Roma “La Sapienza”: university teacher to the student bachelor nurses, in the course of methodology of applied to the Nursing search.

Current Research
Multicentre research project: "The Organizational Well-being of Nurses employed by Rome and its province," as integral to the project team. Organized by the College IPASVI of Rome and placed in the Centre's activities for Excellence in Culture and Nursing Research.

Transcultural Activities
- Integrating of the Transcultural Nursing Association AIT, Roma
- Speech in the First European Migration Network EMN-Italy Report presentation, “Labour market, migration flows and new
perspectives: legislation and strategies”
- Speech in the Project participated democracy, culture, tradition, integration: “The childbirth in the
various cultures” with l' argument “The childbirth in Perù”.
- Speech in the convention Transcultural ethics reflections, with l' argument “The Inca medicine transcultural aspects.

I have attended various courses, conferences, conventions concerning transcultural nursing.