Scientific director of SPSU
Mirjam is the scientific director of SPSU and head of the epidemiology unit at the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health where she is responsible for the reporting on surveillance data and epidemiological studies on infectious diseases.
Mirjam has an MSc in parasitology and tropical medicine as well as an MPH earned at the University of California, Berkeley.
Mirjam has initiated numerous studies in infectious disease epidemiology and has published widely. She has a special interest in food and waterborne diseases and has recently been appointed to the national One Health Board.