Laura Nic Lochlainn, MSc, PhD

Laura Nic Lochlainn, PhD, MSc is currently a Technical Officer in the Life course and Integration team in the Department of Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals (IVB) at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland, a position occupied since 2019. Within this role, Dr. Nic Lochlainn is the focal point for integration, life course vaccination, Missed Opportunities for Vaccination and home-based records. Previously, Dr. Nic Lochlainn worked as a Consultant for the Immunization Policy and Strategy team in IVB at WHO in Geneva, Switzerland from 2017-2019. Dr. Nic Lochlainn holds a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and a PhD in Biomolecular and Biomedical Science from the University College Dublin in Dublin, Ireland. She received a Master of Science in Epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in London, United Kingdom, and plans to complete a PhD in Epidemiology from Utrecht University, the Netherlands in 2021.