Maria Caterina is Senior Researcher at CERGAS SDA Bocconi School of Management where she works since 1994.
Academic Fellow SDA Bocconi School of Management, Government, Health & Not for profit Division. She holds the MSc degree in Management of Public Administrations at Bocconi University.
Her research interests revolve around the use and impact of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) on decision making in Healthcare. Economic Evaluation of Medical Technologies and Cost of Illness Studies. Budget Impact Analysis of Innovative Medicines for Market Access. Health Policies analysis and evaluation in a national and comparative perspective. Governance of Medical Devices, with a focus on national and international Regulatory Systems for Vigilance and Post-Market Surveillance of Medical Devices; Disease Management and Process Re-engineering in Health Care.
She was for 10 years Coordinator of the Firms’ Network Associated to CERGAS (Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Companies), coordinating many congresses and workshops to provide strategic and knowledge support services.
Maria Caterina is author of several publications in international and national journals, a book and several contributions to books.
She has been for many
years member of the Editorial Board of Mecosan.
She is member of the Italian Association of Health Economics (AIES).