Qiao Jianrong, Coordinator, Health Systems and Health Security Intraregional in WHO China. She leads the technical teams working on health system strengthening and reform, health security, access to medicines and National Regulatory Authority assessment, to achieve Universal Health Coverage. She is also responsible for the work on global health including BRI and south-south collaboration. She has over twenty-five years of experiences in health and development, ranging from policy, strategy development to programme design and implementation to advance public health policy for impact at national and community level.
Before joining WHO, she led the UK Department for International Development’s health work with over 1 billion RMB health programme in China, in the areas of health sector reform, health policy researches, urban and rural health system strengthening, disease control, and global health. She was instrumental in initiating the high-level China UK Global Health Dialogue, and the Annual China UK Development Forum and successfully advocated the strategic partnership with State Council Development Research Centre in setting up China International Centre on Knowledge For Development (CIKD).