-born in Reggio Emilia (Italy) on november 2nd 1940;
-University degree in “Medicine and Surgery” at the University of Parma (Italy) on november 1964;
-Post-graduated training in General Surgery at the University of Modena (Italy) 1965-1970-
-Post-gratuated training in Thoracic Surgery at the University of Bologna (Italy) 1972-73;
- World Health Organisation Fellow for Thoracic Surgery in London (UK) February-april 1972;
- Associated Professor of Surgery at the University of Modena (Italy) from 1984.
lung tumors; coronary artery pathology; tricuspid valve anatomy; portal hypertension; biliary tract surgery; tumour immunology.