Prof. Carla Cannizzaro, MD

Department of Biomedicine, Neuroscience and Advanced Diagnostics, University of Palermo, Italy.

Carla Cannizzaro is Full Professor of Pharmacology and Chief of the Laboratory of Neuropsychopharmacology of the University of Palermo, Italy. She has a long-standing expertise in the study the cognitive and affective consequences of early exposure to psychotropic drugs and substances of abuse, focusing her research activity on the identification of relevant neurobiological underpinning. Besides, Professor Cannizzaro's activity has been devoted to actions for the prevention of drug use in educational, academic, and institutional settings.