Internal Medicine Researcher
Researcher confirmed as Associate Professor in Internal Medicine since the 2005/2006 Academic Year. Since 1982, he has been operator at the surgery for the study of dysmetabolic diseases and atherosclerosis, of which he became Director under the supervision of Professor Claudio Borghi. From the appointment as researcher, he has been directly connected with the Department of Clinical Medicine and Applied Biotechnology, the Department of Ageing Internal Medicine and Nephrological Diseases later and currently the Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences. He has been in charge of several clinical trials and involved in several research studies. He is member of the Italian Society for the Study of Atherosclerosis, holding the office of Chairman of the Emilia Romagna section, member of the Italian Gerontology and Geriatrics Society and the Italian Society of Hypertension. .Finally, he is member of the Luso-Italiano de Arteriosclerose Group and of the European Atherosclerosis Society. He has published about 57 works in international journals.