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Simona Guagliardo
Simona Guagliardo
Policy Analyst
Tel:  +32 (0)2 286.93.73
Twitter: @s_guagliardo

Simona Guagliardo is Policy Analyst in the Social Europe and Well-being Programm.

Prior to joining EPC in September 2017, she has worked with Burson-Marsteller Brussels in its Health and Food practice and she has been a Robert Schuman graduate trainee at the European Parliament, DG for Parliamentary Research Services. She has also worked as healthcare management consultant in a private hospital in Italy. She was previously a MAE-CRUI Programme trainee at the Permanent Representation of Italy to the OECD and a volunteer of the Italian International Volunteers Programme in Alexandria, Egypt.

She holds a B.A. in Political Sciences and International Relations and an M.A. in European Studies both from the University of Palermo and a Postgraduate Degree in Diplomatic Studies from the Italian Society for International Organisation in Rome (SIOI) as well as a Postgraduate Degree in Health Management and Public Policies. She also holds an M.Sc. in European Politics and Policies from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven).

Internal Responsibilities

Implementation of the EPC’s health activities and support for the Social Europe & Well-being Programme

Area of expertise

EU social policies, in particular healthcare policy, and economic governance of healthcare systems


Italian, English, French, Modern Standard Arabic (basic), Egyptian Arabic (basic)

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