Barbara Maria Bürkin, MScPH

Barbara Maria Bürkin, MScPH

Coordinator Teaching and Training, Systemic Counsellor, PhD candidate

Working at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute in Basel, Switzerland, Barbara Maria Bürkin coordinates the institute’s MBA in International Health Management programme. She holds a university degree in Public Health and Health Education (MScPH, B.A) and is currently doing a PhD with a research focus on transformational leadership and public health workforce development in low and middle income countries. She is a certified member of the German Systemic Society as systemic counsellor and has over 10 years’ experience in developing and implementing health educative programs. She previously worked at the Robert Koch Institute, the German Federal Institute for Public Health. There she was involved in the German Partnership Program for Excellence in Biological and Health Security.