Iacopo Chiodini was born in Florence (Italy) on May 14th 1966. He is Associate Professor in Endocrinology at University of Milan (Italy) and Head of the Unit for Bone Metabolism Diseases and Diabetes of IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano in Milan (Italy). Since 1994 he has focused his scientific research on the bone involvement in hypercortisolism, diagnosis and therapy of subclinical hypercortisolism, secondary osteoporosis, parathyroid diseases and bone involvement in metabolic syndrome. He is co-author in 341 publications (123 papers on peer reviewed Journals IF 480, h-index by Scopus 35) and he has been invited Speaker or Chair at more than 130 National and International Meetings on the topics of bone involvement in endocrine diseases and diabetes, pathophysiology and therapy of osteoporosis and subclinical hypercortisolism. He is active Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of the Endocrine Society.