André Peralta-Santos is an MD from Portugal, with eight years of professional experience in the area of Public Health, Health Policy. Before coming to Seattle, André worked for International organizations such as the WHO and the European Commission, as well as National Governments and Local Health Organizations. His career and interests have been moving towards a global health focus, primarily studying the impact of health policies, now André is doing his Ph.D. at the University of Washington as a Fulbright Scholar. His favorite international topics of conversation include Global Health, Technology innovation, and Economics. In his free time, He enjoys listening to podcasts, cooking, or playing all kinds of sports with a racket.