National Coordinators

In each country a national coordinator is responsible for the data collection in our study. Below, you will find an overview of all national QUALICOPC coordinators.

Country National Coordinator Institute
Australia  Dr Ian McRae and Prof. Louisa Jorm Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute and University of Western Sydney
Austria Prof. Dr. Manfred Maier, MD and  Kathryn Hoffmann, MD, MPH Department of General Practice, Center for Public Health, Medical University of Vienna
Belgium Prof. Sara Willems Department of Family medicine and Primary Care, University of Ghent
Bulgaria Prof. Petko Salchev, MD Medical University, Sofia
Canada Walter P. Wodchis, PhD, MAE, MA, Assoc. Prof. Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
Cyprus George A. Samoutis, M.D, PhD University of Nicosia
Czech Republic Bohumil Seifert, MD PhD, Assoc. Prof. & Nela Šrámková, MD Czech Medical Association of J.E.Purkyne (CzMA)
Denmark Prof. Peter Vedsted and Jacob Reinholdt Jensen, MD Research Unit for General Practice, Aarhus University
Estonia Prof. Margus Lember and Kaja Põlluste University of Tartu, Dep. of Polyclinical and Family Medicine
Finland Prof. Elise Kosunen University of Tampere
F.Macedonia Katarina Stavric, MD Center for Family Medicine, University of Skopje
Germany Stefan Greß PhD and Stephanie Heinemann University of Applied Sciences Fulda
Greece Prof. Christos Lionis, MD PhD, HonFRCGP Faculty of Medicine University of Crete, Greece
Hungary Imre Rurik, MD Medical and Health Science Center, University of Debrecen
Iceland Ofeigur T. Thorgeirsson, MD EMPH and Jórlaug Heimisdóttir Reykjavik
Ireland Claire Collins, MD Irish College for General Practice
Italy Chiara Seghieri, PhD StANNA- Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies
Latvia Gunta Ticmane, MD Rural Family doctors association of Latvia
Lithuania Sarunas Macinskas Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Luxembourg Monique Aubart, MD Société Scientifique Luxembourgeoise de Médecine Générale
Malta Philip Sciortino, MD and Glorianne Bezzina, MD Malta
Netherlands Willemijn Schäfer, MSc and Wienke Boerma, PhD NIVEL
New Zealand Prof. Toni Ashton Health Systems Section, School of Population Health, University of Auckland
Norway Prof. Hasse Melbye and Torunn Bjerve Eide University of Tromsø, Norway
Poland Adam Windak, MD and Marek Oleszczyk, MD ZiZ Centrum Edukacji Sp. z o.o Krakow
Portugal Luis Pisco, MD Department of Family Medicin, University of Lisbon
Romania Dana Farcasanu, MD, PhD Foundation Center for Health Policies and Services
Spain Toni Dedeu, MD Primary Care Research Institute IDIAP Jordi Gol
Slovakia Eva Jurgova, MD Educational Centre for Health
Slovenia Danica Rotar-Pavlic, MD ULMF
Sweden Prof. Tomas Faresjö Linköpings  universitet
Switzerland Nicolas Senn, PhD and prof. Thomas Bisschoff, MD Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
Turkey Mehmet Akman, MD, Assoc. Prof. Turkish Foundation of Family Medicine
England Prof. Niro Siriwardena, MD and Coral Sirdifield
University of Lincoln