Psychiatrist, former full professor of Pharmacology, University of Sassari where she found the first PhD in Gender Pharmacology;
Coordinator of the Gender Medicine Platform of the INBB Interuniversity Consortium; Consulting Member of the Steering Committee of the University Center for Studies on Gender Medicine GMC, University of Ferrara;
Founder and current Honorary President of the Gender Pharmacology Group of the Italian Society of Pharmacology;
Vice president of Enghea, aps; Author of over 200 publications in international journals and books of which over 60 publications on gender issues;
Editor of 6 volumes.