- Since 2012 to 2015: President of School of Medicine and Surgery University of Bologna.
- Since 2000 : Full Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna.
- 1974-1997: Medical Doctor , Clinica Medica Unit,S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna
- Since 1997 : Chairman of Internal Medical Unit, S.Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna
- Since 2007 : Chairman of “Dipartimento Malattie Apparato Digerente e Medicina
Interna” S.Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna
- Director of advanced course of internal ultrasonography at University of Bologna.
- 1996-2006: Coordinator of PhD in ultrasonography in human and veterinary medicine, University of Bologna
- 2007 – 2012 and from 2016: Coordinator of PhD in general medical science and services, University of Bologna
- Coordinator of scientific committee of CRBA (centro ricerca biomedica applicata),
S.Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna
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- 2006 - 2012: President of medical-surgical society of Bologna
- Professor of postgraduate courses of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Geriatrics, University of Bologna
- Author of 370 articles in the international literature (IF >1200 and H Index= 80).