Born in Cagliari (Italy) in 1961, MD in Cagliari in 1985, Specialty Diploma in Pathology at the Catholic University of Rome (Italy) in 1990. Associate Professor of Pathology, Catholic University of Rome.
Director, Section of Cytopathology, Division of Anatomic Pathology and Histology, Foundation “Agostino Gemelli” University Hospital, Rome.
Consultant, Section of Endocrine Pathology and Histology, Hospital “S. Carlo di Nancy”, Rome
Member of the Pathology Panel of the Chernobyl Tissue Bank, Imperial College, London (UK)
Member of the USCAP, Endocrine Pathology Society (EPS) and Papanicolaou Society of Cytology (PSC), International Academy of Cytology (IAC). Responsible of the National Committee for Cytology of the Italian Society of Pathology (SIAPEC-IAP)
Editorial Board of Endocrine Pathology, Cytojournal, Case Reports in Oncological Medicine (USA) and Journal of Pathology and Translational Medicine (South Korea).
Author of 150 peer-reviewed papers and 11 book chapters, including the WHO Classification of Tumors of Endocrine Organs (2017)”