Born in Bologna (Italy) in May 20th 1963.
1990 – DVM: Degree in Veterinary Medicine with Honour - Faculty
of Veterinary Medicine , University of Bologna (Italy).
1990 - Prize "Konrad Lorenz" for the best thesis of the Academic
1998 - PhD in Diagnostic Imaging - Faculty of Veterinary
Medicine, University of Milan (Italy).
1999 – Post-PhD school at University of Parma, Faculty of
Veterinary Medicine, Institute of Surgery, associated at University
2000 - Training at Cold Spring Hills Animal Hospital in
Huntington, NY. (March 2000) and at Cornell University Hospital for
Animal, Department of Clinical Sciences, Small Animal Orthopaedic
Surgery Service” ad Ithaca, New York, USA (June-August 2004).
2001 - Researcher - Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences -
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine , Bologna University (Italy).
2003 - Certified Vet Referee for the hip dysplasia and
elbow dysplasia, with the FSA reference number.
2004 - Marco Polo Programme, at the "Cornell University Hospital
for Animals, Department of Clinical Sciences, Small Animal Surgery
section", Ithaca, New York (Prof. Trotter)
2011 to now: Head of Training Curricula of Clinical Veterinary
Surgical SSD VET/09
2017 - Obtained the national scientific qualification (ASN) (Call D.D. 1532/2016, competition sector 07 / H5 - Clinical Surgery and Veterinary Obstetric - Professor Associate).
Member of Examination boards: - for qualifying for admission to
the Degree Course in Veterinary Medicine - final examination of PhD
in Orthopaedics of Domestic Animals - Comparative Assessment of
Professor (VET/09) - PhD in "Orthopaedics of Domestic
Member of the examining boards of the following courses: Veterinary
Surgical Clinic, Podiatry and Biomechanics, Internship in clinical
surgery, emergency medicine and surgery.
Member of the Board of the Doctorate in "Emergency Veterinary
Clinic and Therapy."
Member of the Scientific Committee for the Library Ercolani sector
Member of the Department Committee for the Third University Mission and Job placement
Teaching activity at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine:
- From 2001 to present. "Veterinary Orthopedics". VET/09 course of Veterinary Medicine.
- 2001 to present. "Orthopedic Clinic of pets" intergrated
course of the internship Surgical Veterinary Clinic.
Teaching activity in Biotechnology at the Faculty of Veterinary
- 2008 to 2013. teacher "Biomaterials and Biological Matrices" and
"Biomaterials" in the form of "stem cells in regenerative medicine"
VET/01 the course of Science in Animal Biotechnology.
-2001 to present. Tutor for internal and PhD students; teacher for
the presentation of n° 49 theses.
CLINICAL CARE ACTIVITIES
2001 to the present. Clinical care and teaching activities at
the Teaching Hospital G. Gentile Department of Veterinary Medical
Sciences and the Service of Surgery, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
that is identified in the course of visits to specialists,
orthopedic, orthopedic surgical interventions available to
emergency surgery and first aid.