Leiden University Medical Centre (The Netherlands), Co-editor in chief International Journal for Integrated Care
Topic for the talk
Integrated care, population health management and person-centredness: reflections and experiences from around the world
Dr. Viktoria Stein is Assistant Professor at the Department for Public Health and Primary Care at Leiden University Medical Centre and joint editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Integrated Care. She is also the president of the Austrian Public Health Association and core group member of Women in Global Health Austria. Viktoria’s recognition as a leading expert in integrated care policy, design and implementation has led to her extensive work as a consultant and expert for international agencies like the World Health Organisation, World Bank, the European Commission, or Accreditation Canada. A special focus throughout her career has been the creation of learning opportunities and environments, which foster knowledge generation and exchange. To this end, Viktoria has promoted the involvement of people, families and communities in every phase of design and implementation of integrated care, as well as on every level of decision making.