Medical School Graduate, University of Messina School of Medicine, Messina (Italy), 1980—1986. Specialist in Anesthesiology, University Messina School Medicine, Italy, 1990.
Assistant anesthesia and intensive care University Hospital, Messina, Italy, 1990—1997. Ruling physician anesthesia/ intensive care A.S.I. 5, Taormina, Italy, 1997—2002. Researcher professor anesthesiology and intensive care University of Messina, Messina, Italy, since 2002.
Professor of anesthesiology and intensive care University Messina Post-graduate School in Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Italy, since 2003. Healthcare council advisor Gerson Lehrman Group, New York, New York, since 2003. Reviewer Journal of Critical Care Medicine, since 2003.
Member of Italian Society Anesthesia, Analgesia and Intensive Care (associate), European Society Anesthesia (associate), European Society Regional Anesthesia (associate).
Married Mariarosa Signer, May 14, 1962. Children: Michele, Roberta.