Anja Leetz

Environmental Health Consultant in the UK and Germany; Former Executive Director, Health Care Without Harm Europe

Since September 2018 Anja Leetz is pursuing an M.Sc. in global health policy at the University of Edinburgh while working as an environmental health consultant in the UK and Germany. She holds degrees from Germany and the UK in teaching, communications, and business management. For the last eighteen years Anja worked for a number of environmental and health organisations in the UK and Belgium. Between 2009 and 2018 she served as the executive director of Health Care Without Harm Europe in Brussels, covering issues such as chemicals, climate and pharmaceuticals in the environment. Anja worked as an advisor to the German government on chemicals and the WHO Euro region on environmentally sustainable health systems. Currently Anja sits on the board of the German Association for Climate Change and Health.