Doctor of Medicine with honors, University Milan Medical School, 1984. Master of Science in Medical Economics, University Milano Bicocca, 2004.
Clinical researcher De Angeli Institute, Milan, 1985—1987. Chief, cardiovascular division, medical department Italfarmaco Institute, 1988—1989. Clinical research fellow University Kansas Medical Center, 1990—1991.
Senior assistant, internal medicine G. Salvini Hospital, Garbagnate Milanese, 1992—2002, chief, clinical nutrition unit. Tutor, clinical nutrition residency school Faculty Medicine, University Milan, since 2003, contract professor, genetics, since 2007, contract professor, clinical nutrition, since 2007.
Member of Italian Society Authors and Editors, Italian Dietology Society, Italian Society Study Atherosclerosis, Italian Society Enteral Parenteral Nutrition.
Married Simona Tuccimei.