Dr Fransisca Handy Agung

Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine

Universitas Pelita Harapan

Dr Fransisca Agung is a Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine at the Universitas Pelita Harapan, Banten, and a paediatrician at sub-district public hospital Pesanggrahan in Jakarta.

Fransisca has a strong focus on adolescent health: teaching a dedicated topic, leading a clinical skill lab program, designing educational modules, and establishing peer support networks. She has been assisting the Ministry of Health of Indonesia to develop Adolescent Friendly Health Service guidelines for hospitals, and is a committee member of the Adolescent Task Force of the Indonesian Paediatrician Society.

She has also contributed to a development program for comprehensive community education toward adolescent sexual and reproductive health with Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs in Indonesia.