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Michael Dibley

Associate Professor in International Public Health, University of Sydney
Michael Dibley Michael is an Associate Professor in International Public Health at the Sydney School of Public Health, the University of Sydney. He trained as a paediatrician but early in his career changed direction and undertook further study at the US Centre for Disease Control to become an epidemiologist. He has had extensive experience in child health and nutrition in developing countries and worked for a decade at the University of Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Over the last 15 years has conducted technical consultancies related to child health and nutrition for UNICEF, WHO, The World Bank, AusAID, USAID, JICA and the Netherlands Government in Southeast and East Asia including Indonesia, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, China, DPR Korea, India, and Thailand. His current work is mainly in South Asia and focuses on how to prevent child undernutrition through improved infant and young child feeding, and how to improve the survival of newborns and infants through improved nutrition of mothers.
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