Doctor of Medicine, University Milan, 1985. Postgraduate, University Verona, Italy, 1989.
Research fellow Washington University, St. Louis, 1991-1993. Staff physician nephrology and dialysis Ospedale San Paolo, Milan, 1989-1991, attending physician in nephrology and dialysis, since 1993. Professor nephrology School Nursing Science University Milan, since 1997, professor nephrology postgraduate School Internal Medicine, since 1999.
Tutor School Medicine, University Milan, since 1994. Consultant Dompe Biotec, Milan, since 1995. Consultant Abbott Italia, Campoverde, Italy, 1995-1996.
Lieutenant Italian Army, 1986-1987. Member American Society Nephrology, Italian Society Nephrology, Italian Society Mineral Metabolism.
Married Valeria Molfino, May 8, 1988. Children: Margherita, Agnese.