Degree in Medicine and Surgery at Naples University, Italy, postgraduate specialization in ‘Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine’ at Chieti University, Italy, researcher at the Research and Hyperbaric Studies Institute of Naples and member of Interdisciplinary Hyperbaric Medical School of Naples (SIMIN). Since 1989 he is Medical Director at the Hyperbaric Centre of Ravenna, part of the Local Health Unit of Ravenna Emergency Department, while since 1993 he is Medical representative for Italy in the European Diving Technology Committee (EDTC) and member of EDTC Executive Committee. Member of several Committees such as the European Committee on Hyperbaric Medicine (ECHM) and EDTC Technical and Training, the European Committee for Hyperbaric Medicine (ECHM) Executive Board and the Diving Medical Technology Committee (DMAC). Lecturer at the Postgraduate School in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine at the Chieti University. Since 2006 he is Affiliated Researcher Institute for Life Sciences, lecturer and coordinator for Hyperbaric Area at University Master in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine at the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy. Since 2016 President of the Italian Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Society (SIMSI).