Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for the implementation of the strategy approved by the board of administration. It guarantees the compliance with ethical principles, conventions and national laws.

The Executive Committee is composed of:

Ulf Nehrbass, PhD
Chief Executive Officer
Tel: +352 26 970-880
Fax: +352 26 970-717
Marc Grabowski
Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Tel: +352 26 970-916
Fax: +352 26 970-719
Simone Niclou, PhD
Director of the Department of Oncology
Tel: +352 26 970-273
Fax: +352 26 970-390
Markus Ollert, MD
Director of the Department of Infection & Immunity
Tel: +352 26 970-720
Fax: +352 26 970-390
Laetitia Huiart, MD, PhD
Director of the Department of Population Health
Tel: +352 26 970-800
Fax: +352 26 970-810

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors oversees the work of the Luxembourg Institute of Health. It is responsible for the general organization, for budget control, for framework contracts with partner organisations and for approving new strategy.

The Government has nominated the new Board of Directors as follows:

  • Dr. Gregor Baertz, orthopedic surgeon (Luxembourg), President of the Board
  • Dr. med. Viviane Bremer, Head of Unit HIV / AIDS and other sexually transmitted or blood-borne infections (Robert Koch-Institut) 
  • Mme Stéphanie Damgé, Jonk Entrepreneuren (Luxembourg)
  • Mme. Patrizia Luchetta, VP Public Affairs - Boson Energy (Luxembourg)
  • Dr. Hugues Malonne, Federal agency for medicines and health products (Belgium)
  • Dr. Nadine C Martin, Swiss Institute for Translational and Entrepreneurial Medicine (Switzerland), Vice-president of the Board
  • Dr. Robert Müller, Medical doctor specialised in Urology (Luxembourg)
  • Mr. Pierrot Schiltz, lawyer (Luxembourg)
  • Pr. Evelyn Schroeck, Uniklinikum Dresden (Germany)

In addition, Mr. Xavier Poos , Ministry of Health, has been nominated as "Commissaire de Gouvernement".

04.05.2018, from left to right: Xavier Poos, Dr Viviane Bremer, Stéphanie Damgé, Patrizia Luchetta, Dr Gregor Baertz (president), Dr Nadine C Martin (vice-president), Dr Hugues Malonne, Dr Robert Müller
Absent: Pierrot Schiltz, Prof Evelyn Schroeck

Scientific Advisory Boards

The Scientific Advisory Boards (SAB) are consultative bodies to the Board of Administration and are composed of high ranking external scientists.  The SABs’ composition reflects the scientific areas in which the Luxembourg Institute of Health is active.



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