Present position: Associate Professor
School of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialities
University of Genoa
Curriculum of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Francesca Mattioli is associate professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology and teaches in Integrated Courses of different Degree Courses of the School of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. From January 2019, she is Director of the SSD Clinical Pharmacology of the E.O. Galliera Hospitals.
In the last thirty years, she has carried out research activities in the context of the Pharmacology and Clinical Toxicology Discipline, specifically aimed at improving the safety of drug use, with a particular focus on therapeutic appropriateness and medication adherence. Her current lines of research concern the monitoring of drug concentrations (TDM) in biological samples in order to improve the clinical outcome; the implementation of “deprescribing” strategies in the elderly population and with poly-therapies; appropriate use of antibiotics and containment of antimicrobial resistance.