This talk will cover the inexorable rise of non-communicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes, chronic lung disease and cardiovascular disease across the globe with particular reference to Indonesia. It will expose the role of the big tobacco, big food and big alcohol corporations as vectors of these diseases and outline the marketing and political practices they uses to undermine the public’s health.
Prof Rob Moodie, Deputy Head of School and Professor of Public Health at the University of Melbourne’s School of Population and Global Health (MSPGH), and Professor of Public Health at the College of Medicine, University of Malawi.
Liza Pratiwi, MD, Lead Strategist for Indonesian Adolescent Health Association; National Commission for Tobacco Control; Consultant for The Bureau of International Cooperation of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia. Graduated from the University of Melbourne with Master of Public Health.
Zulfikar Ihyauddin, MD, current student Master of Public Health at The University of Melbourne, Liaison Officer and Human Resources Director of Yayasan Capella Project Indonesia.