Master of Arts in Philosophy, Salesian University, Rome, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy in Education, University Messina (Italy), 1992. Doctor of Philosophy in Theology, Lateranese University, Rome, 1992.
Professor philosophy Salesian University, Messina, Italy, since 1991, professor bioethics, since 1992. Director School Bioethics, since 1997. Professor sexual ethics School Theology, Catania, Italy, 1993-1998.
Director Center Bioethics, since 1993. Professor clinical bioethics School Medicine, Messina, since 1993. Professor sociology of medicine School Social Sciences, since 1998.
Vice director Itinerarium, Messina, since 1992. Associate director Ethical Committee, Messina, since 1993. Consultant Gazzetta del Sud, Messina, since 1994.
Member A.I.A.D., Messina, since 1995, Progetto Culturale, Messina, since 1999. Member Italian Society Bioethics, Hastings Center, Kennedy Institute, Salesian Society (associate director since 1992).