Education: Medical Degree at the Federico II University of Naples, Italy in 1992,

Postgraduate Specialization Degree in Ophthalmology, University of Parma, Italy in 1998.

Professional experiences: qualified as Associate Professor in Ophthalmology at University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy (October 2021).

Director of Ocular Immunology Unit, Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale-IRCCS , Reggio Emilia, Italy, since May 2017.

Research interests: uveitis and ocular inflammation.

Author of over 100 articles in peer reviewed international journals and book chapters on uveitis. Principal Investigator In several clinical trials on uveitis.