Dr. Phil. Alexandra Rätz Bravo

Head of Drug Safety and Regional Pharmacovigilance Center Basel, Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, University Hospital Basel

Office room number 27-3-314
Universitätsspital Basel
Hebelstrasse 2
Schweiz - CH-4031 Basel

Office phone
+41 (0)61 265 88 62
Office fax
+41 (0)61 265 45 60

Alexandra Rätz Bravo was born on January 27th 1968 in Basel, Switzerland. She graduated from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Basel in 1993. After several years working as a scientific assistant in Clinical Pharmacology, in a public pharmacy, and in teaching, she joined the Department of Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology of the University Hospital Basel as Vice Head of the Drug Information Center and Research Assistant in 1999. In 2000, she was awarded the certificate as instructor/trainer, and in 2004 she received her PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Basel in the field of drug-drug interactions and drug safety. After being involved in establishing the Regional Pharmacovigilance Center of Basel in 2001, she became Head of this and of the Drug Information Unit (clinical pharmacological service, KLIPS) in 2005. Since then, she has been running these two units. Drug Safety is her primary field of interest, in which she also gives lectures and workshops and supervises diploma theses.