Amato is a person of strong faith. On April 16, 2021 he was given a second chance at life by receiving a kidney. It was a true miracle how fast it happened!

He now feels great and is ready to finish what he started in Rome from 2008 to 2013 when he was elected to the House of Representatives.
From left to right
Amato, Dr. Antonio Di Carlo the surgeon from Temple University Hospital that performed the surgery, and on the right Giovanni "John" Costa, Amato's friend and kidney donor.
Gran Caffe' L'Aquila showing its support for Amato!
Just this past October, Amato and A.J. Mattia hosted the Italian American Medical awards in Philadelphia with over 400 attendees.
Amato Berardi in 2015 received NIAF's highest award. Click on the video below for details
And just like  the Italian Soccer
team Amato is...
Amato wants to go back to Rome and work for all the Italians in North and Central America!
Amato is well respected by all political parties!
But no matter what, Amato always finds time to cater to the queen of the house,   his Granddaughter Tina! 
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