Dr. Astrid Stuckelberger is a scientist and writer at the Institute of Global Health of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva. After a PhD in Public Health, she pursued her career at the Geneva University Hospital and at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva where she obtained the higher rank of Privat-Docent. She is also professor at the University of Applied Science at the University of Lausanne and collaborates with several universities in the world. She was recently awarded the title of Honorary Professor of the Institute of Bioregulation and Gerontology of the Russian Academy of Medical Science, and is invited Professor in different universities. She is the president of the Geneva International Network on Ageing funded with WHO.