Prof. Bettina Borisch

Prof. Bettina Borisch

Professor at University of Geneva, Switzerland, Head of research group at World Federation of Public Health Associations


Prof Borisch is a global public health expert. She has a long experience in collaborating with international organizations, both at the UN level as well as at the European level. She also serves in different functions in the NGO sphere. President of Europa Donna, CEO of the World Federation of Public Health Associations and board member of several She is a professor of Public Health at the Institute of Global Health, Medical Faculty, University of Geneva. A medical doctor by training she first specialized in clinical pathology and was the director of the Institute of Clinical Pathology, University of Geneva before orienting her work to Public Health. Her research interests include gender health, health systems, universal health coverage and health governance. In her life as a histopathologist, she was involved in cancer research with an emphasis on NHLs and other neoplastic lesions such as breast cancer.

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Parallel Session: How COVID-19 impacted UHC: Perspectives from global NGOs

  • 10 November, 2021
  • 11:00 - 12:30
  • Auditorium