Professor at the University of Milan Dental School, Italy. Master in Periodontics and Oral Medicine at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (MI). Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Active member of the Societa Italiana di Parodontologia e Implantologia (SIDP) and Florence Perio Group. Council member of AAP, ANDI Firenze (Educational Taskforce). Head of SIDP Giovani and National Osteology Group Italy. Reviewer of JDR, IJPRD, Plos One, J Perio. Private practice in Florence, Italy.