In 2004 he obtained his degree in Veterinary Medicine at the School of Veterinary Medicine in Turin. He completed a three-year program and was awarded with a PhD title in 2007 at the School of Veterinary Medicine of Turin in collaboration with the Hopitaux Universitaires de Genève. The title of his master thesis was “Study of Inflammatory Kidney Diseases in Dog”. From February 2015, he held the position of Associate Professor in the Department of Comparative Biomedicine and Food Science at the University of Padua. Prof. Aresu is a member of WSAVA and other scientific societies. He has authored more than 70 publications in peer-reviewed journals, as well as numerous abstracts in national/international congresses. He is the coordinator of the European Veterinary Renal Pathology Service (EVRPS) since 2015. The main research field in renal pathology has been focused on the mechanisms of renal fibrosis and epithelial-mesenchymal transition in dogs affected by glomerular diseases.