Research and publications The Competence Center conducts research in the field of performance management in knowledge-intensive expert organisations and inter-organisational networks. A special empirical focus is on the Swiss healthcare system. Publications in peer-reviewed academic journals Leadership in Integrated Care Networks: A Literature Review and Opportunities for Future Research, International Journal of Integrated Care, 20(3), 2020, 1-14. Governing integrated care networks through collaborative inquiry, Journal of Health Organization and Management, 32, 2018, 860-874. Preserving care delivery in hard-to-serve regions: A case study of a population health system in the Swiss Lower Engadin (with C. Hollfelder und J. Koppenberg), International Journal of Integrated Care, 18, 2018, 1-15. Books and book contributions Leading in inter-organizational networks: Towards a reflexive practice, London, Palgrave Macmillan, 2019. Perspectives on governing integrated care networks (with A.-S. Bilgeri), in: Amelung et al. (Ed.), Handbook integrated care, Cham, Springer, in press. Publications in practice-oriented journals The practice of leading in inter-organizational networks, PUBLIC, ESADE Center for Public Governance, 2019. Managing regional integrated care networks, Competence: H+ Hospital Forum, 7-8, 2019, 8-9. Health Centre Lower Engadin: Ten years of integrated care (with J. Koppenberg and Ph. Gunzinger), KU Gesundheitsmanagement, 2017. Hospitals as linchpins of regional economic development (with J. Koppenberg), Competence: H+ Hospital Forum, 10, 2015, 10-11. Studies and expert reports Networked health: Expert report on the effectiveness of integrated care centres (with KPMG Switzerland on behalf of the Health Department of the Canton Grisons, Switzerland), in press. Working papers Developing inter-organisational cooperation through performance management? Insights from a case study from the healthcare sector, submitted to Performance Management Association Conference, 2020. Leadership in integrated care networks: A literature review and opportunities for future research (with A.-S. Bilgeri), International Foundation of Integrated Care Conference, 2019. The collaborative governance of integrated care (with A.S. Bilgeri and J. Rüegg-Stürm), European Group of Organisation Studies Colloquium, 2018. The dynamics of reflexive network leadership, European Group of Organisation Studies Colloquium, 2016. Coping with fragility: The practice of leading strategic change in pluralistic organizations, Academy of Management Meeting, 2014. The research is based on long-term innovation partnerships with pioneers of population-oriented health and social care Health Centre Lower Engadin, Scuol (since 2011). Gesundheitsnetz 2025, Zurich (since 2014). Medical Centre Biel, Biel (since 2018). Services Since 2018: Ad-hoc Reviewer International Journal of Integrated Care. Since 2016: Member of the Research Commission of the Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen.