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Rob Moodie

Professor of Public Health, The University of Melbourne
Rob Moodie

Rob is Professor of Public Health at the University of Melbourne. Between 1998 and 2007 he was the CEO of VicHealth. Since 1979 he has worked for Save the Children Fund, Medicins Sans Frontieres, Congress, the Aboriginal Health Service in Alice Springs, the Burnet Institute, WHO and UNAIDS.

He chaired the National Preventative Health Task Force from 2008-2011, and was lead author of a recent paper in the Lancet, called “Profits and Pandemics – how to prevent the harmful effects of tobacco, alcohol, and ultra-processed food and drink industries”.

He is co-author of four books, his latest being Recipes for a Great Life, written with Gabriel Gate.