Uwe Schulz graduated from Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms University (Bonn, Germany) in pharmaceutics in 1994. He holds a PhD degree (Pharmacology) since 1998 and completed successfully a professional training as specialised pharmacist in drug information in 1999. He started in the pharmaceutical industry in 1999 joining Merckle GmbH in different positions in Medical Science and Scientific Marketing Departments. In 2005 he then started his career in Pharmacovigilance at Recordati Pharma GmbH (Ulm, Germany). Since 2009 he is appointed Head of Pharmacovigilance and Regulatory Affairs and holds the responsibilities of the Officer of the Graduated Plan and the Safety Officer for Medical Devices. He is member of the Drug Safety Committee of the German Manufacturers Association (BAH) since 2007.