Second time around
26.11.2015 - Guido Rasi has once again taken office as Executive Director of the European Medicines Agency’s Management Board on 16 November.
Rasi already held this position from 2011 until 2014, when he was forced to step down due to irregularities during the selection process.
The professor of microbiology was Director-General of the Italian Medicines Agency from 2008 to 2011. Before that, he was the Director of the Institute of Molecular Medicine of the National Research Council in Rome. For twelve years, he worked as a physician in hospital, research and private practice before switching to the Institute for Experimental Medicine of Italy’s National Research Council.
Rasi has authored more than 100 scientific publications.http://www.european-biotechnology-news.com/people/bio-people/2015/guido-rasi.html