Management Board and
Advisory Board

HELENA has a Management Board with representatives of the partner universities, the Helmholtz Zentrum München and the graduate student representatives. It provides strategic advice and secures advancement of the scientific concept as well as quality control. The HELENA Advisory Board consists of Prof. Dr. Hillel Koren, Environmental Health LLC USA and Chair Scientific Advisory Board of Helmholtz Zentrum München, and Dr. Helke Hillebrand, Graduate Dean at EMBL Heidelberg. The Advisory Board provides external expertise and meets regularly with the Speaker and Director of HELENA as well as with the head of Scientific Education and Training in PPM.  They discuss the progress of HELENA and decide on the strategies for further development. The Advisory Board guarantees that HELENA meets international standards.