Asnawi Abdullah is a professor in public health with research interest in epimiology of chronic diseases; health system, modeling risk factors, health financing, risk factors and obesity.
Now he is a Dean for Faculty of Public Health and Director of Postgraduate Program at University Muhammadiyah Aceh. He was a Monev and Research Adviser for maternal and neonatal health AIPMNH Project funded by AusAID/DFAT in Kupang; Research Officer for Health System Strengthening Unit, Nossal Institute for Global Health, Melbourne Univ. Australia.
He earned PhD in Epidemiology and Population Health, from School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University. He having strong academic background, double Master degrees in health services management and Master in health policy, planning and financing (HPPF) from London School of Economic (LSE) and London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), University of London.
He highly experiences in research design, epidemiology data analysis, longitudinal data analysis, time-series, case control study and survey. He done several researches and consultancies relates to epidemiology, public health, maternal and child health, health system, risk factors and non-communicable disease.
He have done consultancies job for the World Bank, ADB, UNICEF, WHO and AusAID/DFAT and a number of projects funded by international NGOs
1065 Citations, h-index 12,
632 citations, h-index 9,
Abdullah A. et al., Maternal Health and Risk Factors Associated with Neonatal Death in Low Resources Setting A Matched Case-Control Study in Indonesia, Kupang: AIPMNH. Juni, 2014
Abdullah A. et al., Transfers and Skills Retention Post Training of Clinical Staff in AIPMNH-assisted Districts, Kupang: AIPMNH, October 2014
Abdullah A. et al., Knowledge and Skills of Midwives and the Changes after Clinical Training in Provinsi NTT, Kupang: AIPMNH, December 2015
Abdullah A. et al., Epidemiology of Neonatal Death in 14 Districts of AIPMNH Project Nusa Tenggara Timur (NTT), Jan. 2014.
Abdullah A., Hort K., Zaenal A A., Amin F M., Health Financing Study in Aceh. 2010. Banda Aceh: Aceh Provincial Health Office.
Abdullah A., Mannava P., and Annear P., Non-Communicable Diseases and Health Systems in the Asia Pacific Region: A Review of the Literature, 2011, Melbourne: The Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne (Report submitted for the World Health Organization Western Pacific Regional Office)
Urbano M., Abdullah A., Ascroft J., Hort K., Kusumawardani N., Morgan A., Stephens N.., Provincial and District Situation Analysis on Women and Children in Aceh, Indonesia, 2011, Melbourne: the Nossal Institute for Global Health, University of Melbourne (Report submitted to UNICEF Indonesia)
Fawkes S., Muoy B., Oldenburg B., Watson R., and Abdullah A., A Rapid Review of Chronic Disease Prevention Strategies and Programs in Selected OECD Countries. Part A & Part B. 2008. Monash University, Australia.
Associate Editor for: BMC Obesity
Reviewer for: Global Health Action; BMC Obesity; Public Health Nutrition; Global Journal of Epidemiology and Public Health; Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation; BMC Research Notes; Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management; BMC Public Health; BMJ Open; International Journal of General Medicine; dan Journal of Renal Nutrition