SHORT BIODATA FOR KALIPSO CHALKIDOU
Kalipso Chalkidou, Director, NICE International, U.K., and Visiting Faculty, Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md., U.S.A. (Harkness Fellow 2007-08) Kalipso Chalkidou, is the founding director of NICE International, helping governments build technical and institutional capacity in order to improve the quality and efficiency of their healthcare systems. She has been involved in the Chinese rural health reforms and also in national health reform projects in Colombia, Turkey, Central Asia and the Middle East, working with the World Bank, the Department for International Development and the Inter-American Development Bank as well as national governments. She holds a doctorate on the molecular biology of prostate cancer from theUniversity of Newcastle (UK), an MD (Hons) from the University of Athens and is an honorary senior lecturer at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (UK), a senior advisor on international policy at the Center for Medical Technology Policy (USA) and visiting faculty at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute for Bioethics.
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