In August 2015, Effy Vayena joined the EBPI and UZH as Professor of Health Policy. She will build the Health Ethics and Policy Lab. Named a 2015 Swiss National Science Foundation Professor, Dr.Vayena earned her PhD at the University of Minnesota (USA) and completed her habilitation in Bioethics and Health Policy at the University of Zurich. She served as a consultant at the World Health Organization, is a 2015 – 2016 fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School and is visiting faculty at the Center for Bioethics at Harvard Medical School. The Health Ethics and Policy lab focuses on ethical and policy challenges in personalized medicine and digital health.