Born: Portoferraio (LI) November 16, 1958.
High School Certificate in Classical Studies (1977; vote 60/60).
Degree: Medical School (vote 110 cum laude) at the Università degli Studi di Bologna (12 November 1983).
Medical Board Qualifying Exam (1983).
Residency in Surgical Pathology (University of Bologna, 1988).
Researcher (May 1984-1988) at the Institute of Normal and Pathological Cytomorphology, CNR.
Assistant Professor, Pathology Unit, University Hospital S. Orsola (1988-2002).
From November 1, 2002-2018, Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Bologna.
From June 11, 2018, Full Professor of Biotechnology and Methods in Laboratory Medicine.
Member of Academic Senate (2018-2021).
From November 12, 2015 to October 30 2018, Chair of the Faculty-Student Joint Committee of the Medical School.
From 1 November 2010 to 30 Sept. 2016, Coordinator of the Degree Course in Nursing - Campus Ravenna, University of Bologna.
From 1 October 2015 to 12 may 2017, Coordinator of the Degree Course in Biomedical Laboratory Techniques.
From September 2012 to 12 may 2017, member of the School of Medicine.
From November 15, 2012 to November 12, 2015 Chair of the Health Professional Courses of the School of Medicine - University of Bologna.
From January 30, 2013 member designated to follow the teaching activities of the DIMES Dept, University of Bologna.
Scientific and research activity
n. 222 publications indexed in PubMed;
n. 5 monographs / books;
n. 19 book chapters;
n. 2 atlases.
H Index 32, (Scopus)
93 full papers indexed in the last ten years on PubMed
42 full papers in the last five years on PubMed
Academic age normalized H-Index 120 (WOS)
i10-index = 137 (GS)
Author position (221 papers indexed in PubMed)
- first: 26 times (12%)
- last: 50 times (22%)
- second: 45 times (20%)
Member of the College of the PhD School in Ultrastructural Pathology, University of Teramo, cycle XVIII
Member of the College of the PhD School in "Surgical Sciences", University of Bologna, from the XXI to the XXXIII cycle (2005-2018)
Member of the College in "Health and Technologies", University of Bologna, XXXIV cycle, 2018-to date.
Italian Group of Ultrastructural Pathology (GIPU)
National Institute for Cardiovascular Research (INRC)
National Institute Biostructures and Biosystems (INBB)
Società Italiana di Anatomia Patologica e Citologia Diagnostica (SIAPEC)
Società Italiana per la Ricerca Traslazionale e le Professioni Sanitarie (SIRTEPS) - Founding Member