Doctor of Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy, 1974.
Investigator Federico II University Hospital, Naples, 1980—2000, associate professor of medicine, since 2000. Director Echocardiography Laboratory Department Clinical and Experimental Medicine Federico II University Hospital, since 1990. Adjunct associate professor Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York City, since 1994.
Lieutenant Italian Air Force, 1976-1977.
Coordinator, working group heart & hypertension Italian Society of Hypertension, Florence, Italy, 1997. Member Italian Society of Cardiology, Naples, Italy, 2002. Fellow: American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology.
Member: American Society of Echocardiography, Italian Society of Hypertension (coordinator working group heart and hypertension 1997), Italian Society of Cardiology.
Married Anna Venturini, April 26, 1977. Children: Sara, Sonia.