- 1995, Medical Degree, “summa cum laude”, School of Medicine, State University of Milan.
- 1995−1999, Residency in Psychiatry, State University of Milan; 1999, Specialization in Psychiatry, “summa cum laude”, State University of Milan.
- 2004, Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Psychiatry, Maastricht University (The Netherlands). Research topic: “Respiration and panic”
- 1996-2004, Research Assistant at Anxiety Disorders Unit (Director, Prof. Laura Bellodi), Clinical Neuroscience Department San Raffaele Hospital, Vita-Salute-University, Milan.
- 2004-2008, Postdoctoral Fellow, Anxiety Disorders Unit, Clinical Neuroscience Department San Raffaele Hospital, Vita-Salute-University, Milan. Research topic: “Psychophysiology of homeostatic systems in Panic Disorder” (MED/25 Psychiatry)
- 2005-2007, Collaborator in the Funded Research Project “Neuropsychological approach to the comprehension of behavior in psychiatric disorders” (PRIN 2005-2007 – Prot. 2005069457), Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Minister for Education. University and Research (MIUR).
- 2009-pres, Coordinator of Scientific Research at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience, San Benedetto Menni Hospital, Albese con Cassano (Como).
- 2015, Collaborator in the Funded Research Project (4 years) “Are Anxiety Disorders associated with cognitive decline and molecular mechanisms of dementia? A multi-centric Italian study in middle-aged and older patients and controls” (Cariplo Foundation, N°Grant: 2014:0664), Department of Clinical Neuroscience, San Benedetto Menni Hospital, Albese con Cassano (Como) (www.anchorageteam.it).
- 2000-2009, Teaching Staff, Residency School in Psychiatry, Vita-Salute-University, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan.
- 2010-2011, Teaching Staff, Master in Neuropsychiatry and Neuropsychology, LUMSA University, Rome.
- 2018-pres, Adjunct Professor in Psychiatry (SSD, MED/25), School of Medicine, Humanitas University.
- 1999-2009, Psychiatrist, San Raffaele Hospital Clinical Neuroscience Department, Milan.
- 2009-pres, Psychiatrist, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, San Benedetto Menni Hospital, Albese con Cassano (Como).
- 2019-pres, Psychiatrist, Personalized Medicine Center for Anxiety and Panic Disorders, Humanitas San Pio X, Milan.