Luca Pani is Full Professor of Pharmacology at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia and at the Clinical Psychiatry at Miami University (USA). Over recent years he has covered important Italian and international roles as regulator and negotiator for new medicines including the first global gene therapies.
He has acted as General Director of the Agenzia Italiana del Farmaco (AIFA) from 2011 to 2016 and is a member of the scientific committees of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in London from 2010 to 2017 and currently of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in Washington DC. His recent work on the subject includes: Prescrivere Valore (with G. Corbellini, EDRA-LSWR, Milan 2017); Lo strano caso Avastin-Lucentis (EDRA, Milan 2017) and Resilienza Farmaceutica. Come Governare l’evoluzione delle terapie (EDRA, Milan 2018).