Doctor of Medicine, University Medical School, Palermo, 1982. Specialist in Gen.l Surgery, University Medical School, Palermo, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Medical School, Palermo, 1990. Specialist in Oncobiophatology, University Medical School, Palermo, 2000.
Clinical assistant physician University Medical School, Palermo, 1982—1987, oncologist researcher, since 1988. Professor coloproctology Palermo University, 1990—1999, professor obstetrics-gynecology, 1995—1999, professor oncobiopathology, since 2000, chief experimental oncology laboratory, 1987—1998, chief molecular oncology section, since 1999. Co-director International School of Pharmacology-Ettore Majorana Centre for Science Culture, Erice, Trapani, Italy, 2001.
Member of Italian Group of Southern Italy, Association Espanola de Biopatologia, International College of Surgeons (Italian section), Study Group of Radio-Immuno-surgery, Italian Group of Cytometry, Doctoral School in Cellular Molecular Oncopathology.
Married Viviana Bazan. 1 child Tancredi Didier.