Meet the Teaching Faculty

of the Lugano Summer School 2019

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

Emiliano Albanese

Professor of Public Health, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Università della Svizzera italiana;

Associate Professor of Public Mental Health and Director, WHO Collaborating Center for research and training in mental health, University of Geneva, Switzerland (CH)

David B. Evans

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

Axel Hoffmann

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

Benedetto Saraceno

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

Carmel Williams

Associate Professor University of Adelaide (AUS)

Director Centre for Health in All Policies Research Translation, Health Translation SA, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute

Jérôme Ateudjieu

Senior Lecturer of Epidemiology and Public Health
Head of Department of Public Health
Faculty of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Dschang, Cameroon

Gabriela Flores

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

Julie Huibregsten

Social Marketing Specialist

ESMA Board member

Dominique Sprumont

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

Fabrizio Tediosi

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

Bernadette Peterhans

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

Marco Barbieri


Consultant, i3Innovus (UK)

Nicole Valentine

Social Determinants of Health and Equity Technical Officer, World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva (CH)

Tim Clayton


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

Jeff French

Prof. of Social Marketing
Strategic Social Marketing &
ESMA board member


Andrew Street

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

Pascal Bovet

Médecin-cadre bénévole (benevolent senior consultant), Center for Primary Care and Public Health (Unisanté), Lausanne, Switzerland

Past head of the NCD section at Unisanté-DESS

Past professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Biology, University of Lausanne

Mike Drummond


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

Karin Gross

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


L. Suzanne Suggs

Professor of Social Marketing, USI

Vice President,  SSPH+ (CH)


ESMA board member

Kaspar Wyss

Deputy director and head of Department, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute associated institute to the University of Basel

Institute of Public Health and Institute of Communication and Public Policy