Daniela Drago

Dr. Daniela Drago

Affiliated Scholar, Program Director for Regulatory Affairs Program, Program Director for Clinical & Translational Research, Associate Professor of Clinical Research and Leadership
Faculty: Associate


Dr. Daniela Drago is an internationally recognized global regulatory affairs expert. Prior to joining academia, she worked in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. She has held senior positions in global regulatory and medical affairs at F. Hoffman-La Roche, Vifor Pharma, Reckitt Benckiser and Bausch & Lomb.

Dr. Drago has substantial know-how on regulatory strategic and operational activities for a wide range of product categories, ranging from prescription-only to over the counter (OTC) drugs, medical devices, cosmetics, and other regulated fast moving consumer goods.

She is a frequent lecturer at international courses and workshops, has published numerous articles and serves on the board of directors of the Association of Graduate Regulatory Educators. Dr. Drago received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich).


MSc, Universita' Degli Studi Di Messina, Italy, 1997
PhD, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETHZ), Zurich, 2001


View publications by this faculty member from January 1, 2013 - present.

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Classes Taught

Dr. Drago teaches in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences.