04.12.2013 - The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) has appointed Dr. Petra Wilson as its new CEO. She joins IDF from Cisco, where she was Senior Director of its European Health and Care Business Solutions team.
Wilson has previously held posts as Director of the European Health Management Association and as a science officer for the European Commission. She is also a former senior lecturer in law at the University of Nottingham, where she taught in both the law and medical schools. Wilson is British born and lives in Brussels. She will continue her roles as Honorary Reader at the Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education at University College London, and as a Non-Executive Director of the Digital Health Institute in Scottland.
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