Doctor of Medicine, University Milan, 1986. Master of Science in Epidemiology, University London, 1989. Degree in Law, University Milan, 1993.
Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1994. Degree in political science, University La Sapienza, 1995. Specialty in hygiene & preventive medicine, University La Sapienza, 1999.
Lecturer University La Sapienza, Rome, 1989-1990, university researcher, 1992-1998, deputy medical director, Policlinico Umberto I Hospital, 1998. Associate professor of environmental hygiene Politechnik of Milan, 1998-2000. Full professor, dir post graduate school, hygiene public health University Parma, since 2000.
Science journalist Unica Lombardia television, Lecco, Italy, 1995-2005, La Gazzetta di Lecco e Provincia, since 1995. Press officer Italian Society of Hygiene, 1994-2006, general secretary, 2001-2006. Editor in chief View and Review Hospital, Milan, 1994-2004.
Consultant Health Commission, Senate, Rowe.
Member Townhouse committee board Municipality of Perledo, Lecco, since 1988. President commission for institutional affairs, Perledo, since 1993. Member Italian National Common for Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and other infectious diseases.
Member Italian Society Hygiene, International Epidemiological Association, Hospital Infection Society.