Master of Science, Liceo Scientifico Leonardo, Agrigento, Italy, 1980. Doctor of Medicine, University Palermo, 1986.
Researcher Palermo University, Italy, 1987-1994, professor Specialization School Internal Medicine Italy, since 1996. Senior attending physician Civico e Benfratelli Hospital, Palermo, since 1994, first level director, since 1996. Professor nursing school University Palermo, since 1997.
Chief of health information system and statistics Unit of Civico e Benfratelli, G Di Cristina and Ascoli Hospital, since 1999, chief clinical methodology, epidemiology and statistics, since 2000.
President Rotaract Club, 1980-1982. Member Society Italiana Medicina Interna (National Young Researcher, 1991), Society Italiana Cardiologia (Young Researcher, 1991), Society Italian VRG, Society for Medical Decision Making.
Married Licia Miceli, September 4, 1995. Children: Giacomo Andrea, Sofia.