Health Care Management

Erin Webb

Erin Webb joined the Department of Health Care Management in January 2019 to support projects for the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. She holds a Master's in Healthcare Policy, Innovation and Management from Maastricht University in the Netherlands and wrote her thesis on comparing health insurance enforcement in the United States, the Netherlands, Germany, and Switzerland. Previously, she worked in the United States as a management consultant on projects for the Affordable Care Act. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Commerce at the University of Virginia, with a concentration of Information Technology. 

Research Interests:

  • Health care financing
  • Health systems
  • Competition in health care
  • Digital health

Curriculum vitae

Professional experience

2019 - present | Research Fellow at the Department for Healthcare Management, Berlin University of Technology

2017 - 2018 | Senior Account / Project Manager at Quadratek Data Solutions, Berlin

2012 - 2016 | Management Consultant at Accenture, USA


Academic education

2016 - 2017 | Master’s in Health Policy, Innovation, and Management, Maastricht University, The Netherlands

2008 - 2012 | B.S. in Commerce, B.A. in Environmental Thought and Practice, University of Virginia, USA


Peer-reviewed publications

Webb E, Hernández-Quevedo C, Williams G, Scarpetti G, Reed S, Panteli D. Providing health services effectively during the first wave of COVID-19: a cross-country comparison on planning services, managing cases, and maintaining essential services. Health Policy. In press.

Kumpunen S, Webb E, Permanand G, ZHELEZNYAKOV E, Edwards N, van Ginneken E, Jakab M. Transformations in the landscape of primary health care during COVID-19: Themes from the European region. Health Policy. In press.

Winkelmann J, Webb E, Williams G, Hernández-Quevedo C, Maier C, Panteli D. European countries' responses in ensuring sufficient physical infrastructure and workforce capacity during the first COVID-19 wave. Health Policy. In press.

What have European countries done to prevent the spread of COVID-19? Lessons from the COVID-19 Health System Response Monitor. Health Policy. In press.