Editor in Chief and Section Editors

Luca Pani

Luca Pani, MD is Professor of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology at the Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, in Modena Italy and Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami. Luca is the VP for Regulatory Strategy and Market Access Innovation at VeraSci, Durham, NC, USA (previously known as NeuroCog Trials) and the Chief Scientific Officer of EDRA Publishing Company, Milan Italy and of Inpeco SA Total Lab Automation, Novazzano Switzerland. As the former Director General of the Italian Medicines Agency (AIFA, 2011-2016) and former member of the CHMP and SAWP for EMA in London (2010-2017), he is a recognized expert in psychopharmacology, clinical psychiatry and regulatory science with particular emphasis on health technology assessment linked with novel negotiation strategies for the reimbursement of precision medicines.

Francesco Visioli
Executive Editor

Francesco Visioli is Associate Professor of Human Nutrition at the Department of Molecular Medicine of the University of Padua and Associate Investigator at the Instituto Madrileño de Estudios Avanzados (IMDEA) -Alimentación. From 2006 to 2010 he was full professor of pathophysiology at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie – Paris 6 (Paris), where he directed the laboratory of “Micronutrients and cardiovascular diseases”. Francesco Visioli was a member of EFSA’s Scientific Panel on GMO and is currently Head of the Fats in Health and Nutrition division of EuroFed Lipid.

Elisabetta Cerbai
Preclinical Pharmacology

Elisabetta Cerbai is professor at the Department of Neuroscienze, Area del Farmaco e Salute del Bambino at University of Florence.

Gilberto Corbellini

Gilberto Corbellini is Professor of History of Medicine and Professor of Bioethics at the University of Rome – Sapienza.

Claes Wahlestedt
Drug Discovery

Claes Wahlestedt, is a Swedish-American biomedical researcher and entrepreneur. He’s professor at the University of Miami.

Pharmadvances Honorary Advisory Board

Liberato Berrino
Alessandra Bitto
Corrado Blandizzi
Giorgio Cantelli Forti
Annalisa Capuano
Giuseppe Cirino
Emilio Clementi
Gaiddon Christian
Salvatore Cuzzocrea
Antonio D’Avolio
Romano Danesi
Annamaria De Luca
Giovambattista De Sarro
Marzia Del Re
Armando Genazzani
Carla Ghelardini
Gualberto Gussoni
Roberto Leone
Helen Kwanashie
Pierre Magistretti
Marco Pistis
Bianca Rocca
Gianni Sava
Maria Angela Sortino
Luigia Trabace


Management Committee

Monica Di Luca, SIF
Chairman of the Management Committee

Ludovico Baldessin, Edra
Alessandro Mugelli, SIF
Giorgio Racagni, SIF