THE BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF PARAPSYCHOLOGY
Research assistant in biochemistry. B. November 3, 1927, Rome, Italy. Ph.D. (chemistry), 1949, University of Rome. Research assistant, Department of Biochemistry, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, 1951-61. Dr. Cavanna is interestedin general extrasensory perception, and is engaged in research on the relationship between states of consciousness as affected by psychopharmaca and the occurrence of psi phenomena in volunteers (both "normal" and "sensitive"). Residence: Via F. Denza, 66, Rome, Italy.
Taken from Helene Pleasants (1964) Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology with Directory and Glossary 1946-1996 NY: Garrett Publications