Dr. Ricciarelli graduated cum laudem from the University of Bologna (Italy) in Medicine and Surgery and specialized in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Parma (Italy). As a fellow of the prestigious Lalor Foundation, she completed a three-year Master’s in Reproductive Medicine at the University of Maryland and the Greater[NRH1] Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
She has authored over 100 studies on topics related to assisted reproduction, published in national and international journals. She is a leader in the study of reproductive dysfunctions and embryo health. In 2010, she was decorated by the president of the Italian Republic as a knight of the Order of the Star of Italian Solidarity for her contribution to assisted reproduction research.