DR SARAH LOUISE BARBER

Director, Centre for Health Development (Kobe Centre), The World Health Organization (WHO)

Dr Sarah Barber is a health economist and policy specialist, and holds doctorate and post-doctorate qualifications from the University of California, Berkeley, focusing on economic evaluation. Before becoming Director of the WHO Kobe Centre, she worked on strategic policy issues with other offices of the World Health Organization, developing programs of technical cooperation and research to advance reforms to achieve universal health coverage.