Doctor of Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, 1981.
Clinical staff fellow respiratory department Catholic University, Rome, 1981-1985, assistant professor geriatrics department, since 1986. Head nutritional unit Catholic University, Rome, 1992-1995, head orthogeriat. unit, 1988-1990. Consultant geriatrician of teaching nursing home and rehabilitation unit.
Cittadella della carita, Taranto, since 1990.
Member New York Academy of Sciences, Gruppo Italiano Farmacovigilanza, Society Italiana di Geriatrics Gerontologia.
Married Antonella Gemma, april 30, 1992. 1 child, Giulia.