Dr Adi Utarini

Professor, Department of Heath and Policy Management

Universitas Gadjah Mada

Dr Ari Utarini is a Professor in the Department of Heath and Policy Management, Faculty of Medicine at Universitas Gadjah Mada.

Ranked 311 best Indonesian researchers in all subjects as published by Webometrics 2017, she published her work in more than 25 international health journals. Her research focuses on dengue control, public private mix in Tuberculosis control, malaria control and quality of care.

She is also currently the Project Leader for Eliminate Dengue Project-Yogyakarta (2013-2019), a project applying Wolbachia Aedes Aegypti intervention to reduce dengue cases in Yogyakarta, funded by Tahija Foundation. She provides the overall leadership in all aspects of planning and implementation of the research as well as the high level liaison with key national level stakeholders.

Currently, she also serves as a member of the National Research Council. She completed her Master degree from the Institute of Child Health, London United Kingdom (1994),  from the Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Umea University Sweden (1997) where she continued her PhD degree (2002) and obtained the professorship in 2011.