Edoardo Mannucci grduated as a Medical Doctor at the University of Florence, Italy, in 1990, and he obtained the postgraduate degree of Endocrinology at the same University in 1990. Since 2002, he worked as Consultant Diabetology at the Careggi Hospital in Florence, Italy. In 2015, he became Associate Professor of Endocrinology of the University of Florence and Head of the Diabetes Care Unit of Careggi Hospital. He authored over 400 original articles in International journals, mainly on issues related to the treatment of diabetes. He is member of the board of Directors of the Italian Society of Diabetology.