Prof. Nino Künzli, MD, PhD, MPH

Prof. Nino Künzli, MD, PhD, MPH

Dean, Swiss School of Public Health; Deputy Director and Head of Department, Swiss TPH, Basel, Switzerland

In addition to his role as Dean, Swiss School of Public Health  and on the Steering committee of the Summer School, Prof. Nino Künzli is the Head of Bachelor-Master-Doctorate Unit of the Department of Education and Training (ET) of Swiss TPH, and he is leading and coordinating public health teaching in the University medical school as Full Professor of Public Health of the Medical Faculty at the University of Basel. He is also teaching in the MSc Epidemiology of University of Basel and various post-graduate and PhD courses. 

He is leading a research in environmental epidemiology on effects of ambient air pollution and related health impact assessment, in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Chronic Disease Unit. He serves on National and International advisory boards, in particular in the domain of air pollution and health and he is President of the Swiss Federal Commission of Air Hygiene.

Finally, Künzli is also co-Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Public Health, and since 2015, the Dean of the Swiss School of Public Health.