Doctor of Medicine, University Milan, 1978. Postgraduate in oncology, University Pavia, Italy, 1982. Postgraduate haematology, University Pavia, Italy, 1987.
Intern in medicine S. Carlo Hospital, Milan, 1979. Researcher for leukaemia Institute Cancerologie et d'Immunogenetique, Villejuif, France, 1979-1981. Research in oncology Farmiltalia C. Erba, Nerviano, Italy, 1982-1984.
Assistant in Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome patients Peripheral Unit of Parabiago, Italy, 1984-1985. Assistant in transfusion The Hospital of Gallarate, Italy, 1985-1987. Assistant in haematology and transfusion The Hospital of Legnano, Italy, 1987-1990.
Vice director hematology and transfusion laboratory M. Melloni Hospital, Milan, 1990-1993. Vice director hematology and transfusion S. Corona Hospital, Garbagnate, Italy, 1993-1996. Head Anticoagulated Outpatients Clinic, Hematology Coagulation Laboratory Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Milan, since 1997.
Revisor Tumori, Milan, 1987. Scientific assistant European School of Oncology, Milan, 1990-1994. Representative World Health Organization, Geneva, 1992.
Curriculum advisor in oncology University Pavia, Italy, since 1983.
Married Antonella Luisa Lonati, March 25, 1979. Children: Michele, Alessandro, Paolo.