ISIH 2020 Speakers

Helena Legido Quigley

“Migration and Universal Health Coverage: Overcoming health system barriers”

Helena Legido-Quigley is an associate professor at the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and has a joint position with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She is currently a visiting professor at the University of Lleida.

She has conducted research on health policy and health systems in Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa and currently with a focus on Southeast Asia. Specific areas of expertise include the impact of the financial crisis and austerity measures on health and the health and wellbeing of migrant and refugee populations. Her latest research focuses on and the future of the global health architecture.

Her work has been published in peer reviewed journals such as the Lancet, British Medical Journal and PLOS Medicine. It has also been widely covered in International media including The Times, The Economist, the Financial Times and the Huffington Post.

Helena Legido-Quigley is an associate professor at the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health and has a joint position with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She is currently a visiting professor at the University of Lleida.

She has conducted research on health policy and health systems in Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa and currently with a focus on Southeast Asia. Specific areas of expertise include the impact of the financial crisis and austerity measures on health and the health and wellbeing of migrant and refugee populations. Her latest research focuses on and the future of the global health architecture.

Her work has been published in peer reviewed journals such as the Lancet, British Medical Journal and PLOS Medicine. It has also been widely covered in International media including The Times, The Economist, the Financial Times and the Huffington Post.