Executive Commitee

A short insight in the work of the Executive Committee’s members: The EC manages EUSUHM and together with their member organises a European wide congress every two years.

Dr. Gabriele Ellsaesser, communication officer

Dr. Gabriele Ellsäßer, President

Doctor of Public Health and Environmental Medicine. Former Head of the Brandenburg Public Health Institute.

Senior researcher in fields of public health: Injuries and injury prevention, social paediatric epidemiology, benefit of school health services; senior lecturer in school nursing.

Dr. Tina Huber-Gieseke

Dr. Tina Huber-Gieseke, Vice-President

General practitioner, doctor of medicine, experienced in adolescent health, prison and community health, as well as related public health issues.

School health professional responsible for the school health service in Fribourg City /Switzerland, and EC member of SCOLARMED.

Bernarda Vogrin, MD, PhD, pediatrician

Bernarda Vogrin, MD, PhD, Treasurer

Member of the EC of Slovenian Society for School, Student and Adolescent Medicine; and Slovenian Society of Primary Care Pediatricians.

Member of the expert group for childhood obesity prevention and healthy lifestyle promotion at the National Institute of Public Health since 2016.

Dr. med. Noora Seilo

Dr. med. Noora Seilo

General Practitioner, doctor of medicine, special competence in adolescent health and specializing in health care, Ph.D. student.

EC member of the Finnish Association of School and Student Health Care. Clinical career mainly in student health care.


Dr. med. Zsófia Adrienne Nagy, Secretary

Specialized in General Pediatrics, School Health Care, and Prevention.

School doctor, EC member of József Fodor Society of School Health Care, and accredited tutor for the training of school-healthcare professionals in Hungary.


Marija Posavec, MD, school medicine specialist, ECP

School medicine specialist, certified psychotherapist, president of Croatian Society for School and University Medicine.

Head of Youth Center in Dr. Andrija Stampar Institute for public health in Zagreb, Croatia.


Lineke Dogger, medical specialist in public health and youth health care

Lecturer at Netherlands School of Public & Occupational Health in Utrecht.

More than twenty years medical practice in the Dutch youth health care.

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