Ersilia Lucenteforte is a mathematician and received her PhD in biomedical statistics form University of Milan. She works as associate professor of medical statistics at University of Pisa. She has an extensive expertise on pharmacoepidemiology, real-world data analysis, and evidence based medicine. She is (co-)author of 139 scientific articles indexed in SCOPUS, with 4,305 citations and a H-index of 32. She also acts as a manuscript reviewer for several journals and she is a member of the editorial board for some of the most impacted medical.