Consultant Research Fellow, Centre on Global Health Security
Michael Edelstein
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Dr Michael Edelstein is a medical doctor specialised in field epidemiology, with expertise in surveillance systems, outbreak investigations and global health policy, in both routine and emergency contexts.

He has worked at national public health agencies (Public Health England, Swedish public health agency) and international organisations (WHO, ECDC) in Europe, Africa and Southeast Asia.


  • Surveillance systems
  • Outbreak investigation and management
  • Global health


2009-Specialist Registrar, Public Health, London Deanery Public Health Training Programme
2012-14 European Fellow in Field Epidemiology (EPIET), European Center for Disease Prevention and Control
2006-08 General Medicine Clinical Training, North Middlesex Hospital, London