Jean Monnet lecture: Matthias Wismar
The 2nd Jean Monnet Lecture for the year 2019-2020 will take place on Thursday 20th February 18:30-20:00 in the Spiegelzaal of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (Grote Gracht, 80-82). Dr. Matthias Wismar, Senior Health Policy Analyst at the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies in Brussels, will talk about "Governance in the European Public Health". He develops studies, policy briefs, rapid responses and face-to-face dissemination events including policy dialogues, evidence briefings, policy mappings, seminars, workshops and book launches.
His main areas of interest are health policy, politics and governance; civil society and health; European integration, health and health systems; the health workforce; and health in all policies.
He holds a doctorate in political science from Goethe University Frankfurt (Germany) and has also studied at the University of Southampton (United Kingdom) and Nuffield College, Oxford University (United Kingdom). Before joining the Observatory, he was heading a health policy research unit at Hannover Medical School (Germany).