Ceri Thompson

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Deputy Head of Unit eHealth, Wellbeing and Ageing (DG CNECT), European Commission


Ceri Thompson is Deputy Head of the eHealth, Well-Being and Ageing Unit in DG CNECT and working on the digital transformation of health and care, and the development of a European Health Data Space.

Prior to working on digital health policy within the Commission, Ceri worked for Eurostat, and for DG SANTE. Before joining the EU institutions in 2002, Ceri worked on global health policy at the UK’s Department for International Development, for KPMG’s international healthcare practice, and on epidemiological research projects in the UK and Brazil. 

She has a degree in Mathematics from Durham University, UK and a Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.


Updated: September 2021