Roberta is a Director at GHS Rio office. She joined GHS after working as a Technical Consultant at the Science and Technology Department of Brazil’s Ministry of Health, as a Prevention Programs Coordinator at the National Secretariat on Drug Policies of Brazil’s Ministry of Justice, and as a Health and Development Program Assistant at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Before that, she worked as a Program Assistant at UN Women and as a Researcher at Fiocruz Brasilia. Over the years, she managed a number of research projects to improve the public health system in Brazil, and implemented development projects on HIV/AIDS, mental health, drug use prevention and care, and gender equality. Roberta holds a bachelor in International Relations from the Catholic University of Brasilia (UCB), a post-graduation and an MSc in Bioethics (Public Health) from the University of Brasilia (UnB), an MBA focused on Project Management from the University of São Paulo, and is a certified Professional Scrum Master (PSM I) from Scrum.org.