Diploma in Biological Science in 1982
Master degree in Immunology in 1989
Certified as ESHRE Senior Clinical Embryologist in 2008
From 1995 to 2010: Director of the Laboratories of Italian Society for the Study of Reproductive Medicine, SISMeR, with headquarter in Bologna.
From 2010 to today: Director of Research and Development Unit at SISMeR.
From 2005 to today: Director of the Laboratory at the International Institute of Reproductive Medicine, IIRM, Lugano, Switzerland.
ESHRE related activities
From 2000 to 2004: Member of Steering Committee of PGD Consortium.
From 2004 to 2008: Deputy of the SIG Embryology.
From July 2008 to July 2011: Coordinator of the SIG Embryology.
From 2005 to 2009: National Representative at EACC.
From May 2007 to 2009: Member of the EACC board.
From 2010 to today: Member of EU Tissues & Cells Directive Task Force.
From 2008 to today Member of the steering group for the ESHRE Certification for Clinical Embryologists