Director of the Centre for Health and Development Murska Sobota; PhD Student in Health Sciences at the Angela Boškin Faculty of Health Care; future President of the Mobilitatis Omni institutes' council.

Brief info

Peter Beznec, BSc is an experienced manager in health economics and Director of the Centre for Health and Development Murska Sobota.

Areas of expertise

(+) Head of the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Cross-Sectoral approach to health and development (+) Technical focal point to facilitate WHO Regions for Health Network (WHO RHN) work in Pomurje region (+) Region and monitor progress (+) Member of WHO RHN Steering Group (+) Representation of the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA) at the European Commission (EC) (DG REGIO) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Platform (+) Management Committee subgroup on “SDGs at the local and regional level” (+) National Focal Point for WHO in the field of Sub-national policies: regions and cities (+) Coordinator of the Regional Action Group (RAG) for health and development in the Pomurje region (+) Project coordinator & Concept documentation design specialist for project proposals (+) Implementation of national and international projects in the field of health and development.

International experience

(+) Collaboration in various international working groups (expert consultation group for the information paper on Policies to Address Social Determinants of Health, Steering group member on eHiAP Flagship Course) (+) Collaboration in international project Shaping Health Exchanging in social power and heath (+) Panel speaker at international events on the topic of cross-sector approaches to health and development (+) Presenter at international conferences, workshops, meetings on the topic of multisectoral and intersectoral approaches to health and development (+) Cooperation in international projects (+) WHO expert team member in government appraisal on health determinants (in Serbia 2012 and in Montenegro 2013) (+) Team member in WHO Footprint initiative, working on the topics related to health and sustainable development on the regional level and on health systems footprint on sustainable development and community resilience.

Pro-Bono project/s

Grossman Fantastic Film & Wine Festival.

  • PhD Student in Health Sciences at the Angela Boškin Faculty of Health Care.