Alessandra Ferrario is a Research Officer and a PhD candidate at the London School of Economics. Her research focuses on access to medicines and non-communicable diseases. Alessandra’s PhD studies issues around access to new cancer medicines in Europe. One of her former research projects investigated the burden and management of diabetes, both from a health and economic perspective, as part of a multi-country study in low- and middle-income countries. As part of her work on access to medicines, Alessandra has worked with the World Health Organization on issues around availability, affordability and rational use of medicines in the Republic of Moldova and Estonia. She holds an MSc in Health Policy, Planning and Financing (LSE/LSHTM), MSc in Epidemiology (Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel) and BSc in Molecular Biology (University of Basel).
For a full list of Alessandra's publications, please see her LSE Research Online page