Professor of Pathology and Immunology at the University of Verona, Italy. Has long-standing expertise in vascular inflammation and leukocyte trafficking with particular focus on the central nervous system. M.D. degree and Residency in Neurology from the University of Milan and Ph.D. degree from the University of Verona. For her neuroimmunology studies she received several national and international awards. Elected in the AcademiaNet for excellent woman academics.