Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Litoral University, Santa Fe, Argentina, 1977. Master of Science, Iowa State University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, 1991.
Diagnostician, researcher, National Institute Agricultural Technology, Rafaela, 1977-1982; head diagnostic laboratory, National Institute Agricultural Technology, Rafaela, 1982-1985; graduate research assistant, Veterinary Medical Research Institute, Ames, Iowa., since 1986. Presenter at professional conferences.
Member American Society Microbiology, International Organisation Mycoplasmology, Phi Zeta.
Married Eugenia Graciela Wade, November 16, 1977. Children: Camila Otilia, Antonio Mariano, Soledad, Juan Manuel.