Born in Lucca (Italy) June 06, 1955.
- 1982 - Graduated from Medical School at the University of Pisa.
- 1990 - Radiology Assistant at the University of Pisa involved in vascular and interventional radiology.
- 1992 - Certificat Europeen d’Echographie Clinique (Association Europèenne de Radiologie).
- 1993/1996, 2001/2005, 2008/2009 - Assistant Professor in Radiology for training in vascular ultrasound at the University of Pisa.
- Is a reviewer of scientific manuscripts submitted for publication in European Journal of Radiology.
- Published over 50 papers or chapters in the fields of ultrasonography and of diagnostic and interventional vascular radiology.