Degree in Medicine, University Bologna, Italy, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Physiopathology Heart Failure, University Bologna, Italy, 2005. Doctor of Philosophy in Interventional Cardiology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2004.
Interventional cardiologist Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna, 2003—2007, senior interventional cardiologist, since 2007. Editorial board member Giornale Italiano Cardiologia, Firenze, Italy, since 2007. Lieutenant Medical Division Italian Airforce, 1998-1999, Rimini.
Member of European Society Cardiology, Italian Society Cardiology.