She will use these funds to start a team working on the development of a novel quantitative MRI approach. Check out the news coverage from the University of Bern (link) as well as from the Center for Biomedical Imaging (link).
SNSF Eccellenza Professorial Fellowships are aimed at highly qualified researchers who aspire to a permanent professorship. Eccellenza supports them in achieving their goal by allowing them to lead a generously funded research project as an assistant professor with their team at a Swiss higher education institution.
See the SNSF website for more information about this career scheme.