Lara Magro

She graduated in 2002 in Master of Science Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Technologies (Grade A cum laude). Since 2003 up to now she is working with a research contract at the University of Verona (Section of Pharmacology), also Regional Pharmacovigilance Centre of Veneto Region and WHO Reference Centre for Education and Communication in International Drug Monitoring.

Personal Statement

Her professional area of interests regards the pharmacovigilance. She has an expertise in e-learning courses and she is a lecturer in several courses on Pharmacovigilance to health operators and citizens. She is the coordinator of some inter-regional projects regarding pharmacovigilance for health operators and citizens and she is involved in PAVIA Project, an European Project on the reinforcement of pharmacovigilance in Africa.


2008 – present: Editorial board coordinator of bulletin “FOCUS farmacovigilanza”

2017 – present: Tutor in Master of Pharmacovigilance and Drug Regulations -Verona

2017 – present: Member of Scientific Committee of Pharmacovigilance Education, a program on education in pharmacovigilance directed to Marketing Authorization Holders

Publications and oral communication

Her activity is documented through 34 papers published on national and international scientific journals or books and 32 abstracts and 16 oral communications in national and international conventions.

Latest 5 publications:

  1. Lancet. 2018, Aug 4;392(10145):383-384.
  2. Drug Saf. 2018 doi: 10.1007/s40264-018-0681-z. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. J Clin Toxicol 2018, 8: 377. doi:10.4172/2161-0495.1000377
  4. Book Chapter Sostanza – Manual on the pathological addictions, CLAD editions -Onlus, April 2018
  5. Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2016 Dec;15 (sup2) :69-75