Diploma, Liceo Classico, Milano, Italy, 1980. Laurea, Faculty Medicine, Milano, Italy, 1987. Diploma di specialit/ emergency surgery, Faculty Medicine, Milano, Italy, 1992.
Diploma di specialit/microsurgery, Faculty Medicine, 1995.
Researcher in surgery/department emergency surgery Policlinico Hospital University Milano, 1987-1992. Assistant professor surgery University Pavia, Varese, 1993-1996, University Milan/S. Raffaele, Milan, since 1997, University Milan, 1997-2000, University Milan, European Institute Oncology, since 2000.
Fellow: American College of Surgeons. Member: International Association Surgeons and Gastroenterologists, International Society Digestive Surgery, European Association Cancer Research, American Colon and Rectal Surgeons, International Gastro-Surgical Club, European Orgn Research and Treatment Cancer.