Dr. Ramona Ludolph

Ramona Ludolph, PhD, is a Technical Officer for Evidence-informed Policies in the Global Infectious Hazard Preparedness Department at the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland. Her work focuses on science translation and measuring the effectiveness and impact of public health and social measures during health emergencies. Previously, Ramona worked in the WHO Department of Public Health, Environmental and Social Determinants of Health, where she developed norms and standards as well as implementation tools to promote evidence-informed interventions on urban health, healthy housing, clean energy use and social policies. At the WHO Regional Office for Europe, she provided capacity building and developed knowledge translation tools for a regional network for evidence-informed policymaking. Prior to joining WHO, Ramona was a research associate and lecturer at the University of Lugano, Switzerland. Ramona holds a PhD in Health Communication from the University of Lugano and a Master of Public Health from the University of Munich.