In 1991 graduated in Dentistry and Dental Science, University of Siena.
In 2003 graduated in Statistics, University of Florence.
From 2004 to 2011 research fellow at the Department of Periodontology of the University of Florence.
From 2016 to 2019 PhD in Biomedical Sciences at the Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine of the University of Florence.
From 2007 to 2019 associate editor of the European Journal of Oral Implantology ISSN 1756-2406.
National scientific qualification for the competition sector 06 / F1 Odontostomatological diseases II band valid from 15/1/2014 to 15/1/2023.
More than 120 scientific articles published in international journals.
Currently dentist (conservative, endodontics and periodontology) and statistician.
Main research interests: development of protocols for clinical trials, meta-analysis, multilevel modeling, Bayesian networks, evidence based medicine.