EMA, Germany

Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) alternate member

Roberto Frontini was born in Milan (Italy) 1950. He moved to Germany 1969 and studied music in Frankfurt/Main. He was from 1976 to 1981 resident conductor at the theatre of Lübeck and 1978 to 2002 chief conductor of the Youth Symphony Orchestra Lübeck. He studied Pharmacy in Hamburg from 1983 to 1988 and he obtained the PhD 1993. After working as hospital pharmacist in Lübeck and Cologne he was 2001 to 2017 Director of Pharmacy, Qualified Person and lecturer on Pharmacoepidemiology at the University Hospital of Leipzig as well as Director for Patient Care at the Centre for Patient Safety. From 2015 to 2017 he was board member and 2009 to 2015 president of the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP). Since June 2019 is alternate member of the Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) at the European Medicine Agency (EMA) in Amsterdam.