Stefanie contributes to the friendship bench randomized controlled trial. Aim of the trial is to evaluate the effects of a psychological intervention on antiretroviral therapy outcomes and symptoms of common mental disorders in HIV-positive adults in rural Zimbabwe.
She has a background in human biology (MSc/University of Zürich). She also works as a project manager at the Clinical Trials Unit Bern at University of Bern. Her main interest is the practical conduct of clinical trials in various fields (i.e. Ebola ça suffit! – Phase III Vaccine Trial in Guinea).