Natasha Azzopardi-Muscat, MD (Melit), MSc Public Health (Melit), MSc Health Services Management (Lond), PhD (Maastricht), FFPH (UK), DLSHTM (Lond). Natasha is the President of the European Public Health Association (EUPHA). She currently works as a consultant in public health medicine at the Directorate for Health Information and Research in Malta having previously held various senior positions in the Ministry of Health in Malta, including that of Chief Medical Officer. Since 1999 she has also been a resident academic at the University of Malta where she lectures on health systems and health policy. Her main research interests are European Union health policy and small state health systems. She has authored several publications on these topics.