Tonja OFNER completed the bachelor's degree in Logopedics and the master's degree in Health Management and Public Health. She is currently working as a Junior Health Expert at the Austrian National Public Health Institute (Gesundheit Österreich GmbH, GÖG) in the Health, Society and Equity department. Before joining the GÖG, she worked as a speech therapist. The focus of her work is primarily on child and adolescent health. She currently works on projects at the Austrian National Centre for Early Childhood Intervention and other projects concerning child and adolescent health, as well as women’s and gender health. In addition, she is doing her doctoral studies in Applied Medical Science at the Medical University of Vienna in the field of Public Health and is working on the topic of school health.