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The Network Team

These people coordinated and supported the International Network Health Policy & Reform at the Bertelsmann Foundation:

Sophia Schlette

Sophia Schlette, MPH, project director, founded and initiated the International Network Health Policy & Reform in 2002. She developed the Health Policy Monitor website and the project's book series, and managed knowledge transfer and policy advisory activities as well as the network's international connections. Throughout the years, she served as the focal point for strategic planning and coordination of the network and was its spokesperson at national and international events.




Kerstin Blum

Kerstin Blum has been with the network team since 2006. She was responsible for the network's publications and communication, strategies of knowledge transfer between science and politics, and writing reports on German health policy developments.




Marion Grote Westrick

In 2010, Marion joined the International Network Health Policy & Reform. She coordinated the Health Policy Monitor survey rounds and managed the transfer of the network to the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies.




Melanie Lisac

Melanie Lisac joined the network team in 2006. She was in charge of the network's partner management, the web site and she coordinated the Health Policy Monitor survey rounds. Melanie also wrote reports on latest health policy developments in Germany.




Monika Pavenstädt

Monika Pavenstädt joined the team in March 2009. She acted as first contact for all organizational issues and general questions.