Dr. Doris Voit
r. Doris Voit MBA is a Policy Officer at the German Hospital Federation in Berlin. After an academic career as a Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaeclogy Dr. Voit obtained an MBA in „International Hospital and Healthcare Management“. She has worked at interfaces between medicine, economics and politics. As a scientific researcher she led and participated in various interdisciplinary projects. She has authored and co-authored papers both in English and German addressing important aspects in healthcare systems worldwide. Today she is an expert in quality management and patient safety issues and represents German hospitals at the Federal Joint Committee, the highest decision making body of the joint self-government of physicians, dentists, hospitals and health insurance funds in Germany. It is among her duties to contribute to the development of national directives which are compulsory for all German healthcare providers.