Doctor of Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Genova, 1992.
Attending physician A. Gemelli Hospital, Rome, 1987-1990, assistant physician, 1990-1994, medical director, 1995-1999. Postdoctoral fellow University California, San Diego, 1989. Visiting investigator Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, 1991-1994.
Assistant professor Catholic University, Rome, 1995-1999, Medical School University Ancona, Italy, since 1999. Medical director virology Torrette Hosp, Ancona.