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Various actors are responsible for conducting NRP 83.

The Steering Committee is responsible for running the programme - from selecting projects to scientific quality assurance and producing a synthesis at the end of the programme.

The programme managers and the president of the Steering Committee are responsible for the operational management. The head of knowledge transfer is responsible for communicating the research results to target audiences. The representative of the federal administration will work with the Steering Committee and communicate results to the administration.

The National Research Council of the SNSF is ultimately responsible for the NRP. The delegate of the Research Council acts as a link between the Research Council and the Steering Committee.

Steering Committee members

  • Prof. Dr Carole Clair, Health and Gender Unit, Unisanté, University of Lausanne (President)
  • Prof. Dr Murielle Bochud, Department Epidemiology and Health systems, Unisanté, University of Lausanne
  • Prof. Dr Beniamino Cislaghi, School of Social Work, Makerere University, Uganda (as of March 2024)
  • Prof. Dr Gabriele Dennert, Faculty of Applied Social Studies, University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Dortmund, Germany (July 2023-February 2024)
  • Prof. Dr Andreas Gerber-Grote, School of Health Sciences, Zurich Universities of Applied Sciences and Arts (ZHAW)
  • Prof. Dr Elizabeth McDermott, School of Social Policy, University of Birmingham, UK (as of May 2024)
  • Prof. Dr Sabine Oertelt-Prigione, Sex- and gender-sensitive medicine, Radbound University medical centre, The Netherlands, and Medical School OWL, University Bielefeld, Germany
  • Dr Tanja Volm, Hirslanden Institute for Medical Education, and Faculty of health sciences and medicine, University of Lucerne
  • Prof. Dr Susanne Wegener, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich
  • Prof. Dr Mathias Wullum Nielsen, Social Stratification & Gender Diversity in Science, Institute of Sociology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark (June-September 2023)

SNSF National Research Council Delegate

  • Prof. Dr Henning Müller, eHealth and Medical Informatics, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland

Representative of the Swiss Federal Administration

  • Dr Johanna Dayer Schneider, Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) (as of January 2024)
  • Morgane Pochon, Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) (until January 2024)

Programme Managers

  • Dr Beatrice Schibler, Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Dr Stephanie Schönholzer, Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)