University Psychiatric Services, Switzerland
Jean-Claude Javet holds a doctorate in Neurology from Zurich University and a M.Sc. in health system management from Montreal University. Dr. Javet was stationed in Kenya and Afghanistan prior to joining the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) where he served in different management positions. Dr. Javet has shown an increasing interest in private-public partnerships and served as Executive Director of the International Association of Infant Food Manufacturers (IFM) in relations with the World Health Organization, UN agencies and NGO’s. Mr. Javet is Managing Partner at Swiss Health Invest (SHI), an International Health consulting firm offering a platform for strategic partnerships in global health. On the clinical side Dr. Javet is serving at the department of forensic psychiatry of Berne University Clinic where he focuses on the mental health challenges in the penitentiary context both of regular and migrant inmates.