Christina leads our European Public Health portfolio, bringing over 11 years’ experience in designing, implementing and managing European evaluation, research and implementation projects in the field of public health. She specialises in the design of evaluation frameworks, data collection tools and methods of analysis.
She has led a study focusing on developing strategies for better access to health by vulnerable groups. The study aimed to understand what barriers and challenges such vulnerable groups face in accessing health care, and develop solutions for policy makers to improve access. Christina currently leads the European Platform for action on Diet, Physical Activity and Health, providing ongoing monitoring and technical assistance.
Christina has been involved in numerous Expert Groups organised by the European Institutions, most recently working with DG Health and Food Safety as evaluation expert on setting up criteria for best practice promotion and prevention projects.
Prior to joining ICF, Christina worked for European Public Health organisations and the UK local government. Christina holds a degree in European Studies (Law and Policy) with French, and a certification in Business French, from the University of Kent, United Kingdom.