Cristina Hernández-Quevedo is Technical Officer at the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies (WHO), based at LSE Health. Cristina's research focuses on measuring equity in health care access and inequalities in health across Europe. Within the Observatory, Cristina works on a range of projects, including health systems’ monitoring and research, as well as contribution to the dissemination strategy. Before joining the Observatory, Cristina worked as a Research Fellow in the EU-funded project “ECuity Project”, lead by Prof. Andrew Jones (University of York) and Prof. Eddy van Doorslaer (Erasmus University Rotterdam).
Cristina holds a PhD in Economics by the University of York, focusing on three areas: reporting bias of self-reported measures of health, cross-country measurement of socioeconomic inequalities in health and the dynamics of health outcomes across time. Cristina also obtained her MSc in Health Economics at the University of York, after a BSc in Economics at University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), Spain.
For a full list of Cristina's publications, please see her LSE Research Online page