Salome Adam M.Sc., born in 1988, studied Biochemistry at the University of Leipzig, and Epidemiology at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute in Basel. Her work was focussed on access barriers to primary health care. After finishing her Masters, Salome Adam worked in different development aid projects in Ethiopia. In April 2015 she started her PhD at the Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Institute. She focusses on prostate cancer survivorship in Switzerland.