Dr Putu Ayu Swandewi Astuti

Senior Lecturer, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Udayana University

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Dr Putu Ayu Swandewi Astuti is a senior lecturer and researcher at the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Udayana University. She is also editor-in chief for the Public Health and Preventive Medicine Archive journal and an active reviewer for several international public health and policy journals, and tobacco control journal.

With her team from Udayana Center for NCDs, Tobacco Control and Lung Health, she has been actively involved in tobacco control research, advocacy and capacity building in Indonesia for the last seven years.

Dr Ayu holds a Doctor of Medicine from Udayana University, Master of Public Health in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from The University of Melbourne and has just recently completed her PhD in Public Health from The University of Sydney.

Dr Ayu is a member of the WHO-AIC Health Rapid Review Network.


Top three publications

  1. Why is tobacco control progress in Indonesia stalled?-a qualitative analysis of interviews with tobacco control experts (2020)
  2. From glass boxes to social media engagement: an audit of tobacco retail marketing in Indonesia (2019)
  3. Cigarette retailer density around school and neighbourhood in Bali, Indonesia: a GIS mapping  (2019)