Doctor of Medicine, University Naples, 1980. Specialization in Ob-Gyn, University Naples, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, Finland, 1997.
Consultant Institute Ob-Gyn. University Naples, 1984-1997. Medical manager division gynecology National Tumor Institute, Naples, since 1987.
Visiting scientist Institute Ob-Gyn. University Helsinki, 1989-1991.
Member Italian Society Colposcopy and Cervical-Vaginal Pathology, Italian Society Ob-Gyn.
Married Liisa Tikkala, August 23, 1992 (divorced October 1996). Children: Stefan, Erika.