Doctor of Medicine, University Federico II, Naples, Italy, 1986; Specialist Diploma in Nephrology, University Federico II, Naples, Italy, 1990; Doctor of Philosophy in Pathophysiology of Renal Failure, University of Parma, Italy, 1993.
Intern medical student Cattedra di Nefrologia, Universita’ Federico II, Naples, Italy, 1983—1986, clinical training position during the specialization course in nephrology, 1986—1990. Clinical director Gamma Dial Haemodialysis Centre, Marano (Naples), Italy, 1990—1998. Research assistant, Department of Nephrology, University and Policlinico Son of Matteo, Pavia, Italy, 1998—2002, associate professor, since 2002.
Member of American Society of Nephrology, European Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation Association (associate).
Son of Carlo Fernando Libetta and Loreta d'Amore. Married Manuela Zucchi, January 8, 1974. 1 child Loreta Chiara.