Meet the Teaching Faculty

of the Lugano Summer School 2018

26 teaching faculty / living in 6 countries / working in 4 international organizations and 12 universities

Emiliano Albanese

Università della Svizzera italiana, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences (CH)

Luisa Cabal

Chief, Human Rights and Law, UNAIDS (Colombia)

Mike Drummond

Professor of Health Economics, Centre of Health Economics (CHE), University of York, UK)

Axel Hoffmann

Deputy Head of Department Education and Training; Head of Unit, Teaching Technologies and Didactics, SwissTPH, (CH)

Benedetto Saraceno

Director, Lisbon Institute of Global Mental Health, NOVA University, Lisbon (PT)

Fabrizio Tediosi

PD Group Leader, Health Systems and Policy, Department of Public Health and EpidemiologySwissTPH (CH)

Marco Barbieri


Consultant, i3Innovus (UK)

Tim Clayton


Associate Professor in Medical Statistics, Department of Medical Statistics Clinical Trials Unit London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

David B. Evans

External Collaborator, Swiss TPH ; Consultant Lead Economist (Health Financing), World Bank (CH)

Claude Meyer

Coordinator P4H Social Health Protection Network, WHO, (CH)


Dominique Sprumont

Professor of Health Law, University of Neuchâtel & Directorship of SSPH+  (CH)

Kaspar Wyss

Professor and Head of Department of Swiss Centre for International Development at the SwissTPH (CH)

Pascal Bovet

Professor, University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne (CH)

Gabriela Flores

Technical officer, Health Financing, Dept. of Health Systems Governance & Financing, WHO (CH)

Dunja Nicca

Assistant Professor, Institute of Nursing Science, University of Basel & University Hospital Basel, (CH)

Andrew Street

Professor of Health Economics, London School of Economics (UK)

Carmel Williams

Manager Strategic Partnerships Unit, Dept.  of Health and Ageing, South Australia Health (AUS)

Nicole Valentine


Technical Officer, Department of Public Health, Environmental and Social Determinants of Health (PHE/SDH)  WHO


Scott Burris

Professor of Law and Public Health, Temple University (USA)

Don de Savigny

Health Systems and Policy Research Group, SwissTPH

Karin Gross

Health Policy Advisor, Global Programme Health, SDC, EDA (CH)


Bernadette Peterhans

 Head of Unit Postgraduate Professional Training, SwissTPH, (CH)

L. Suzanne Suggs

ESMA board member

Associate Professor of Social Marketing, Università della Svizzera italiana

Vice President  SSPH+ (CH)

Lut Berben

Advanced Practice Nurse, Post-Doc @ Endocrinology, Diabetology & Metabolism Clinic, University Hospital of Basel