She is a medical doctor and was full professor in pharmacology at Sassari University of from 1986 to 2014. She published 94 articles in international journals and books on gender medicine. She was editor of two textbooks: Farmacologia di Genere-Seed-Torino 2010 and Manuale di Medicina di Sesso Genere-Univeristy Press-Bologna, 2013; being also the editor of white book La Salute Della Donna: Un approccio di genere Franco-Angeli–Milano 2010 and was in the editorial board of Gender Medicine. She organized 4 international and many Italian meetings on gender medicine. Among 2001-2005, she found the work group of Pharmacology Gender oriented of Italian Pharmacological Society; the Ph.D in Gender Pharmacology at Sassari University and coordinated it from 2005 to 2013 and the Laboratorio Nazionale di Medicina e farmacologia di genere of INBB that she still coordinates. She organized the summer School on “Gender Medicine”. Sassari, Italy 19-22 September 2011 in Eugim project. She was a member of Drug and Gender Committee of Italian Drug Agency. She UN experts for the UN resolution 1-03 -2011.