Katarzyna Czabanowska (MA, PhD, Dr Habil.), Professor at the International Health Department, Maastricht University, the Netherlands, Fellow, UK Faculty of Public Health. She directs Governance and Leadership in European Public Health programme. Her research focus is on public health workforce development, public health leadership, competence-based education and training, identification of skill gaps between the job market and taught curricula. She is the President of the Association of the Schools of Public Health in the European region (ASPHER) She serves as a WHO expert in the area of Public Health Leadership and public health workforce development and planning.