Vice Director-General, Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH)
Stefan Spycher is Vice Director-General of the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) in Switzerland. There he is responsible for the Directorate Health Policy (eHealth, Health Professionals, Health Care Strategies, Evaluation and Research). Spycher studied economics and political science in Berne, Basle and Bonn. His thesis he wrote about the risk adjustment in the mandatory health care insurance in Switzerland. Before FOPH Spycher was two years head of the Swiss Health Observatory and fourteen years Director of a private applied research institute.