Department of Life Sciences
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Dr. Valentina Iannuccelli, born in 1958, graduated with honours in Pharmacy in 1982 at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia. She started the academic career at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Faculty of Pharmacy, working in pharmaceutical projects on the delivery of drugs from non-conventional drug dosage forms. In particular, the research activity deals with microparticulate systems (microspheres, microcapsules, lipospheres, Solid Lipid Nanoparticles, organo-clays) for oral, pulmonary or cutaneous administration developed mostly by using naturally occurring materials and delivering anti-infective agents. Dr. Valentina Iannuccelli has been a Principal Investigator of Drug Delivery and Targeting at the Department of Life Sciences of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia for more than twenty years. She has been Professor of several courses of the Faculty of Farmacy related to pharmaceutical technology and cosmetics. at the same University. She has published more than 70 papers in reputed journals and it has been associated investigator of the research unit program in nationally relevant projects. The scientific activity also involved that as peer reviewer for several international magazines dealing with pharmaceutical topics.
Infectious Diseases, Drug Delivery