Member of the Technical Board for Education-Teaching Planning and Coordinator for the 2nd semester, 3rd year of CLS (Second Level Degree Course), Professor of General Surgery (Surgical Semeiotics) at the Integrated Semeiotics and Clinical Methodology Course (Channel Y Coordinator)/Main Teaching Position.

Professor of General Surgery at Integrated Courses (run every two years) in Surgery I and Surgery II, in the 5th and 6th year, respectively, of CLS (Channel Y Coordinator)/Additional Teaching Position.

Professor of General Surgery, at “Polo del Ponente”, a decentralized University unit, in Integrated Surgery II Course, 6th year of CLS (Coordinator)/ Additional Teaching Position.

Elective Teaching Activities (ADE) organized and carried out every year, with a high level of students’ interest and participation: ”Clinical Methodology and Semeiotics of Lymphology”, “Lymphology and Microsurgery applied in General Surgery”, “General Surgery and Lymphatics Clinic” (ADE-Internship: 60 hours each).


Secretary of the Degree Course Board
Coordinator of the Integrated Course in 2nd Level General Surgery (3rd year of CLS) and Professor of General Surgery / Additional Teaching Position.


Professor of General Surgery in the following Specialization Schools:

  • General Surgery I and II
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Digestive System Surgery and Surgical Digestive Endoscopy

I collaborate in teaching General Surgery Courses for Three-Year Undergraduate Courses for Nurses, Physiotherapists, and Podiatrists.


Director of the Post-graduate Course on “Surgery of Lymphatic Diseases and Microsurgery”; President of the 1st level Master Course in “Lymphology” and 2nd Level Course in “Clinical Lymphology, Lymphatic Surgery, and Microsurgery”, in collaboration with “Henri Poincaré” University, Nancy (France), and S. Giovanni Battista Hospital in Rome.

Professor at the 2nd Level Master Course in “Haemostasis and Thrombosis”.

Professor, also in charge of teaching activities, at Sede Consorziata, University of Genoa, for the Ph.D. Course in “Experimental Surgery and Microsurgery” (Administrative Head Office: University of Pavia).

Representative of the School of Medicine and Surgery and Professor of General Surgery-Microsurgery at the Università della Terza Età (UNI.T.E.) (University for Senior Citizens).

Deputy Director of the Department of Integrated Surgical and Diagnostic Science (D.I.S.C.), with specific appointment by the Director for High Education.

Since 1/11/2005, I have been working for D.I.S.C., where I am in charge of Lymphology and Microsurgery applied to General Surgery Section.

I regularly take part in (also interdisciplinary) workshops and case-based tutorials, mostly addressed to small groups of students (in hospital wards, operating rooms, and outpatient clinics), sometimes also through international teleconferencing. I am also member of the Examination Boards for the above specified courses, and regularly attend all the other academic and institutional meetings (Faculty meetings, Undergraduate and Graduate Curriculum Boards, etc.).