Anna Odone


Full Professor of Public Health
University of Pavia, Italy

Anna Odone (MD MSc MPH PhD) is Full Professor of Public Health at the University of Pavia. Medical doctor by training, Prof. Odone specialized in Hygiene and Public Health at the University of Parma, Italy. She received an M.Sc. in Epidemiology  from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (London, UK) and an M.P.H. in Health Policy and Management as a Fulbright Scholar from the Harvard School of Public Health (Boston, US). She holds a PhD in Medical Sciences from the University of Parma. Currently, she is the President of the Digital Health Section of the European Public Health Association (EUPHA); consultant physician, she responsible for the Unit of Clinical Epidemiology and Health Technology Assessment (HTA) at San Raffaele Scientific Institute and member of its ethics committee. Before joining the University of Pavia Prof. Odone was Associate Professor and Director of the School of Public Health at the University Vita-Salute San Raffaele in Milan (Italy). Passionate about the value of public health, she is mentor to public health researchers, residents and PhD students; her research is in the field of infectious diseases control, with a focus on vaccines and immunisation programmes and policies, digital public health and HTA.