Doctor of Medicine, University Padova, Italy, 1979. General surgery specialization, University Padova, Italy, 1984. Oncology specialization, University Padova, Italy, 1987.
Master of Music, School of Music Pollini, Padova, 1978.
Resident, Patologia Chirurgica I, U. Padova, 1980-1984; assistant, Patologia Chirurgica I, U. Padova, 1986-1994; research fellow, State University of New York, 1984-1985; head assistant, Clinica Chirurgica II, U. Padova, since 1994. Professor contratto of oncology U. Padova, since 1993.
Member Italian Society Surgery, European Society Mastology, Multidisciplinary Group Breast Oncology (president).
Married Franca Longo, September 27, 1980.