Doctor of Medicine, University Padua, Italy, 1974. Specialization in Pediatrics, University Padua, Italy, 1976. Postgraduate studies in allergy immunology, University Wisconsin, 1977.
Specialization in Allergy & Immunology, University Rome, Italy, 1978.
Intern in medical pathology University Padua, Italy, 1971-1972, intern in semeiotic surgery Italy, 1972-1973. Resident University Verona, Italy, 1974. Resident in allergy and immunology University Rome, 1975-1976, fellow in social diseases, 1976-1977.
Consultant physician American Embassy, Rome, since 1980. Private practice.
Married Paolo Menghi. Children: Ginevra, Ilaria.