Yodi Mahendradhata

Vice Dean for Research and Development

Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada


Dr. Yodi Mahendradhata is currently the Vice Dean for Research and Development, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia. He is a medical doctor by training and he obtained a Master degree in International Health from the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Charite Medical Faculty, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany. Dr Mahendradhata completed his Doctorate in Medical Science at the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium and Ghent University, Belgium. He is also currently leading the South East Asia Regional Training Center for Health Research supported by WHO-TDR. He has led developments of national strategy for implementation research, national strategy for tuberculosis control and country proposals to the Global fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria. His research interests are in the fields of global health, disease control, health policy, health program management, and implementation science. Dr Mahendradhata was an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation visiting scholar at the Institute of Public Health, Heidelberg University, Germany. He has authored and co-authored numerous peer reviewed articles published in reputable international journals. He has been awarded the Scopus Young Scientist Award by the United Nations University, Elsevier and Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

2 FEB, 2018 13:00-15-00 hrs. PS3.5 Policy Coherence: Effective Partnerships for Global Health