Rome - December 11, 2017

Gemma Tarafa

Commissioner for Health - Barcelona

Gemma Tarafa, Commissioner for Health of the Barcelona City Council and President of the Barcelona Public Health Agency since 2015.

PhD in Molecular Biology at the Universitat de Barcelona and post-doctorate degree at the Yale University. She was a researcher at the Catalan Institute of Oncology, professor at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), and a public health researcher and Sub director of the Research Group on Health Inequalities (GREDS-EMCONET) at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra.