Dr. Colombo graduated in Veterinary Medicine in 1992 at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Milan (Italy). She completed a Research Doctorate in Small Animal Internal Medicine at the Medicine Department of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Milan (Italy) and worked at the Medicine Department of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Milan (Italy) until 2000 with a Post-Doctorate Research grant. She completed a Senior Clinical Scholarship in Veterinary Dermatology (residency in Veterinary Dermatology) at the Department of Clinical Veterinary Studies, The University of Edinburgh in September 2003 and worked at the Department of Clinical Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, as a Temporary Clinical Fellow in Veterinary Dermatology from November 2003 to June 2004. Dr. Colombo passed the Diploma Exam of the European College of Veterinary Dermatology (ECVD) in 2004. She moved back to Italy in 2004 and since then she has been seeing referral cases as a private practitioner in various practices in Northern Italy. Dr. Colombo was president of SIDEV (Italian Society of Veterinary Dermatology) in 2017-2019 and Chair of the ECVD Credentials Committee from 2012 to 2020. She is ECVD Board member since 2018. Dr. Colombo is author of papers in Italian and international journals and gives lectures at national and international congresses.