Bianca Rocca, MD, PhD is Professor of Pharmacology at the Catholic University School of Medicine in Rome (Italy). Prof. Rocca trained as Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Experimental Therapeutics, University Pennsylvania of Philadelphia (USA) with Prof. Garret A. FitzGerald. Prof. Bianca Rocca is member of the Editorial Board of the ‘European Heart Journal-Cardiovascular Pharmacology’, listed in the Top Italian Scientists, she has co-authored over 100 articles with over 5500 citations in peer-reviewed journals, including: Nature Medicine, Science, Blood, Circulation, Journal of Clinical Investigation, PNAS (USA), Annals of Internal Medicine, ATVB, Nature Clinical Practice in Cardiovascular Medicine, JACC, European Heart Journal, Diabetes. She has been appointed by the European Society of Cardiology as the Chairperson of the Working Group on Thrombosis (2016-2018). Her H-index is 36. Main scientific topics of interest are: antiplatelet drugs, eicosanoids, primary haemostasis, platelets, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, cardiovascular diseases.