Master of Science, University Montpellier, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Neurosci., University Montpellier, 1990.
Associate researcher, Georgetown University, Washington, 1990-1992; associate researcher, Life Group, Rome, 1992-1993; postdoctoral fellow, European Cmty., Rome, 1993-1995; researcher, National Research Council, Rome, since 1996.
Member Society Neurosci., Endocrine Society, International School Development Neurosci.
Married Francoise M. Finiels, October 27, 1987 (divorced 1992). 1 child, Mady; married Patrizia A. Borboni. 1 child, Matteo.