Stefania Wisofschi is a Program Associate with the Global Health Innovation team at Grand Challenges Canada. She supports innovators and partners to enable Transition-to-Scale investments.
Stefania holds a Master of Management of Applied Science with a specialization in Global Health Systems from Western University. Her graduate studies introduced her to community-based interventions and reinforced her passion for expanding access to adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health services. Stefania brings a wealth of project management experience, both in Canada and abroad. Prior to joining Grand Challenges Canada, she worked as a Research Fellow with the Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health at Aga Khan University, Kenya. Stefania contributed to several health programs, enabling key stakeholders to collaborate and enhance their interventions by integrating a gender- and adolescent-responsive approach to their programming and advocacy. Stefania is motivated by working closely with people and communities to drive transformative action that saves and improves lives.