PharmD with residence in Hospital Pharmacy in 2008 at the University of Catanzaro and PhD in Pharmaceutical Science in 2012 in the same Institution. Visiting research at Houston Methodist Research Institute, Houston, Texas, USA and Affiliated Scientist since 2012. In 2012, he joined as Assistant Professor the Department of Pharmacy at the University of Chieti – Pescara and Associate Professor in 2017.
He published 80 papers, 107 conference communications, 3 book chapters and 2 editorials; 1 Italian patent (Patent N° 102015000060754, 02/03/2018).
The research activity of Prof. Celia is focused on Advanced Drug Delivery for anticancer therapy, cutaneous diseases and regenerative medicine. Co-PI Progetto Finalizzato, Ministero della Salute 2016 (GR-2016-02363070); Project leader PON (DOT13A8025); BioGaia research contract (Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 Membrane Vesicles (MVs): In-Depth Characterization and Possible Applications for Human Health).