She is Director of Research at the Global Health Centre, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva and adjunct Lecturer on Global Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She was Study Director of the Harvard-LSHTM Independent Panel on the Global Response to Ebola.
She also co-founded and led the Forum on Global Governance for Health, a focal point at Harvard University for research, debate and strategic convening on issues at the intersection of global governance and health.
Her research and teaching focus on global governance, the political economy of global health (focusing on outbreak preparedness and response; innovation and access to medicines; trade, investment and intellectual property rules; and development assistance for health), the evolution of international regimes, and innovative policies for addressing global problems.
She received a BA from Yale, an MPA from Princeton, and PhD from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.