Dr. Ciarmela is an Assistant Professor of Human Anatomy (Tenure Track) in the Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, at Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy.
She graduated on 1998 from the University of Urbino, Italy, with major on the Biological Sciences. Dr. Ciarmela received her Ph.D. in Prenatal Medicine at University of Siena. From March 2004 to March 2007 she was Research Associate at The Salk Institute, Peptide Biology Laboratories, La Jolla, California. In 2007, she was hired as staff scientist at Università Politecnica della Marche. Her research is focused on the role of growth factors and signalling modulators of proliferation and differentiation in uterine physiology and pathophysiology and the underlying molecular mechanisms.