Katarzyna Czabanowska (K.M.)
Katarzyna Czabanowska MA, PhD is an Associate Professor at the Department of International Health, at Maastricht University Faculty of Helath Medicine and Life Sciences. She is a Coordinator of the Master of European Public Health ( Governance and Leadership in European Public Health) and director of the Leadership for European Public Health (LEPHIE), aContinuous Professional Development Course. She has a background in English philology, social science and business administration. She obtained her PhD in public health in the area of qualitative research methods from the Faculty of Health Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Poland. Her research focus is on public health workforce development in Europe. This subject includes diverse topics such as: public health leadership, women leadership in health care, public health competences, innovative methods for transferring, practicing and measuring skill development and mastery, assessment and self-assessment methods, competence-based education, identification of skill gaps between the job market and taught curricula. Dr. Czabanowska has expertise in effective leadership of multicenter consortia and research projects in Europe and globally. Her research is reflected in many publications including articles published in peer reviewed journals, books, book chapters and students’ manuals. She is a member of editorial boards of peer reviewed journals such as: Public Health Reviews, Mid Sweden Journal of Public Health, Problems of Family Medicine, an executive board member of the Association of the Schools in Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER), Visiting Professor at the Institute of Public Health Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland and an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Sheffield in the area of Health Policy and Management and the President of the Working Group on Public Health Leadership of the European Public Health Association (EUPHA). She is a WHO expert in the area of Public Health Leadership.
Department of International Health
Institute of Public Health, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
Honorary Research Fellow,
Health Policy and Management, ScHARR, the University of Sheffield