As a Policy Fellow at the Center for Health Policy within the Institute of Global Innovation at Imperial College London and the World Innovation Summit for Health based in Doha, Qatar. In this role, she manages the Leading Health System Network (LHSN), a McKinsey-initiated collaboration among international healthcare leaders in government, healthcare provider and academic institutions, dedicated to improving health care delivery. Mary Helen also runs the Collaborating for Quality Exchange and Networking Series, a recent initiative to advance research-informed innovative quality improvement interventions.
Mary Helen graduated with an MSc in Health Policy, Planning and Financing in 2017 from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
Prior, at International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), she mobilized senior health ministry officials, researchers, and international organizations, such as PAHO/WHO via regional consortium committees and networks to engage in knowledge sharing and capacity building efforts to address healthcare challenges in Latin America and Europe. Earlier in her career, she took up a broad spectrum of multidisciplinary gender consultancy roles among other similar roles for the United Nations’ Food and Agricultural Organisation in Mozambique, the European Union’s institute for gender equality in Lithuania and NGOs in Paraguay and the United States. In 2010, Mary Helen also graduated from LSE with an MSc in Gender, Development, Globalisation.