Stéphany Gardier

France

Biography

After 10 years as a researcher in life sciences, Stéphany Gardier decided to write about science, instead of making science ! She came back to the university for a master degree in science journalism and had the oppotunity to cut her teeth as a journalist for two major newspapers : Le Figaro (Paris) and Le Temps (Geneva). For almost 3 years, she was the deputy chief editor of a french health website. Nowadays, she collaborates with several medias, in France and Switzerland. Working mainly for written press, she has also a great experience on radio and webTV.

Funded project

How Africa organises its fight against diabetes

Diabetes is a silent killer in Africa, and fatality is rising. While international financing is more oriented towards transmitted diseases, some local actors are exploring telemedicine and health at work as possible measures.