Associate Professor at the University of Bologna since 2016, researches in the neuroncology of the cranial base. Research interests are focused in particular on endoscopic neurosurgery of the cranial base and diencephalo-pituitary pathology. Currently his research focuses on the issue of quality of life in patients undergoing cranial surgery. Engaged in national and international research projects, he collaborates with several European institutes. Author of numerous publications. Professor at numerous international surgery courses. Director of the annual course of hypophysis and cranial base pthology with live surgery.