Doctor of Medicine, University Naples, Italy, 1977.
Postdoctoral fellow University Cincinnati, 1983-1984, head research laboratory, 1986-1987. Postdoctoral fellow University Naples, 1977-1982, 85-86. From assistant professor to professor internal medicine 2nd University Naples, since 1988.
Consultant Heart Transplantation Center, Naples, since 1988.
Member Italian Society Internal Medicine, Italian Association for Study of Liver.
Married Amelia Esposito. Children: Luca, Marco, Federica.