Lisa Waltle

Researcher & PhD candidate, Medical University Innsbruck

Lisa Waltle
Lisa Waltle


Study Program: Nonprofit, Social & Health Care Management (Bachelor)  |  European Health Economics & Management (Master)

When I look back at my time at MCI...

I can definitely say that the master’s in European Health Economics & Management was a great choice for me after completing my bachelor's degree in Nonprofit, Social & Health Care Management. The opportunity to complete my master's at four major European universities allowed me to gain relevant scientific and practical insights into each countries healthcare system, while also connecting with fellow students from all over the world, expanding my network, and developing relevant soft skills.

How did your studies at MCI prepare you for your current job?

On the one hand, the economic evaluation track provided me with relevant skills to perform research projects in my current position. This includes working with statistical software to prepare, analyzes, and present data on current topics in healthcare. Additionally, the program allowed me to develop relevant interpersonal skills and a capability to adapt to different contexts and requirements, which is very helpful for my position as a researcher.

What would you tell someone who is considering studying at MCI?

For those consider studying European Health Economics & Management: this program is an amazing opportunity to expand your skill set while living in different European countries. Enjoy the time and connect with your pears, since the mix of students from different countries and backgrounds is one of the biggest assets.