Born on January 15th , 1962 in Faido.

Medicine license obtained at the University of Bern and specialized in internal medicine and medical oncology.

Attending physician at the Institute of Medical Oncology and at the Department of Internal Medicine of the Bern University Hospital.

Since 2002 active as an independent oncologist in Lugano. Hospital activity at the Clinica Sant' Anna in Sorengo and the Clinica Luganese Moncucco.

Member of:
American Society for Medical Oncology (ASCO)
European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)

Società Svizzera di Psicooncologia (SSPO) (Swiss Society of Psycho-oncology)
Società Svizzera di Medicina Interna (SGIM) (Swiss Society of Internal Medicine)

Other Activities:
Member of the Cantonal Committee of the "Associazione Triangolo"
Steering Committee Member of Ordine dei medici del Canton Ticino (OMCT)
Member of Comitato Fondazione Prosenologia (The Committee of the "Prosenologia" Foundation)