With effect of March 1, 2017, Professor Dr Ilona Kickbusch has joined the GHP Advisory Board.

Professor Ilona Kickbusch is known throughout the world for her expertise in Global Health. Presently, she is the Director of the Global Health Centre at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. She has had a distinguished career with the World Health Organization and Yale University. Professor Ilona Kickbusch is member of the United Nations Secretary- General Global Health Crises Task Force and has recently been awarded the Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesverdienstkreuz) in recognition of her invaluable contributions to innovation in governance for global health and global health diplomacy. Furthermore, Professor Kickbusch has recently been appointed by Federal Health Minister Hermann Gröhe as a founding member of the Federal Ministry of Health “International Advisory Council on Global Health Policy”.