Valeria Tozzi is Associate Professor of Practice of Government, Health and Not for Profit at SDA Bocconi School of Management.
At SDA Bocconi, she is Director of the Master MiMS (Management per la Sanità), is responsible for health care Executive Education within the Government Health and Not for Profit Division. Until 2016, she was responsible for the health segment of the Executive Open Programs Division. Since 2013, she directs the executive course Oncology Management Fast Track (OMFT) in partnership with Oncology scientific societies (CIPOMO and AIOM) and the long-term project Multiple Sclerosis Management Lab (MSMLab). Between 2012 and 2013, she directed the Master MIMAS (Management per le Aziende Sanitarie della Regione Calabria) while previously (2006 – 2009) she coordinated the Master MMP (Management Pubblico).
Her research activities focus on clinical governance with a particular interest in three main topics: redesign of charge logics for specific health conditions through the approach of process management in health care. Population health management models, network organization of specific arear or pathology services (clinical network) and bundled financial systems; the relationship between managerial and medical communities on the issues of management policies and tools. Among the most recent contributions, those related with the phenomenon of chronic diseases in Italy that is studied through the collaboration with international and national public institutions, with oncology case management within network and business transformationprojects; with analysis and comparison of mental health departments in Italy compared to managerial and organizational models in Italy; with the network comparison for diseases in Italy and abroad.
She is the author of numerous books and articles on the subject. Her works have been published in reference journals for the clinical and managerial international community (Health Policy, Journal of Thorcic Oncology) or national journals such as Mecosan, Rapporto Oasi, Management ed economia sanitaria and Economia e Politica del farmaco. She edited many publications on the specific contents of the clinical governance including PDTA standard per le patologie croniche (2014), Populatione Health Managementi (2015) or Dipartimenti di Salute Mentale in Italia (2017). She is scientific coordinator, responsible and researcher for many basic research projects, intervention research and combination research for organizational development and managerial development in healthcare sector. She was Contract Professor of Business Organization SECS - P010, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Eastern Piedmont "A. Avogadro". She takes part in the Regional Commission for Mental Health in Lombardy.
Valeria earned a Degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University and a Ph.D. in Economics from Parma University.