Director of Operations
Dr. Judith Safford
Judith Safford trained in Economics and Business studies and completed her PhD studies at the University of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany. In addition, she has a Diploma in Non-profit Management from the Fribourg University, Switzerland. She has worked for over 20 years in diverse non-profit organisations. Affected by Ankylosing Spondylitis since her early twenties, she is highly motivated to support efforts to increase research in rheumatic diseases and find new treatments to relieve the widespread suffering that they cause.
She writes a regular blog in English about how she manages life with a potentially crippling arthritis: arthritisandmeblog
A German translation of some of her blogs is available here.