Youth are our Future: The importance health for education and education for health

Posted on April 11, 2019

AIC health researchers and collaborators reflect on the importance of engaging youth in adolescent health research.

Today’s youth will be Indonesia’s ‘golden generation’ in 10 to 20 years’ time – driving the economy while job opportunities ride high on a demographic dividend… but only if they are healthy and thriving.

 

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Professor Susan Sawyer

Professor Susan Sawyer

Chair of Adolescent Health in the Department of Paediatrics

The University of Melbourne

Dr Sudirman Nasir

Dr Sudirman Nasir

Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Public Health

Universitas Hasanuddin

Dr Cut Novianti Rachmi

Dr Cut Novianti Rachmi

Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine

Universitas Padjadjaran