Doctor in Dentistry and Certificate in Periodontology at the University of Torino, Italy. Active Member SIdP, EFP, IAO and AO. International Member AAP. Winner of the “Goldman Award” from SIdP. Member of the Editorial Board of The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry and of AJODO. Scientific Director of PROED – Institute for Professional Education in Dentistry, Torino, Italy.