Head of Human Nutrition Research Center IMERI
Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia (FMUI)
Rina Agustina, MD, MSc, PhD
Profiled Lancet–“Rina Agustina: tracking nutrition and child health” Lancet. 2019 Jan 5;393(10166):21.
Chair Human Nutrition Research Center of the Indonesian Medical Education and Research Institute (HNRC-IMERI), Faculty of Medicine Universitas Indonesia (FMUI)
Former Director-PhD Program in Nutrition, Department of Nutrition, FMUI-Dr. Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital
Former Deputy Director-Resource Management, SEAMEO RECFON
MD (Gadjah Mada University)
MSc Nutrition (Universitas Indonesia)
PhD Human Nutrition (Wageningen University-The Netherlands).
Fellowship Higher-Education-Network-Ring-Initiative training (Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, USA)
Lead author "Universal health coverage in Indonesia: concept, progress, and challenges"-Lancet. 2019 Jan 5;393(10166):75-102.
EAT-Lancet Commission "Healthy Diets and Sustainable Food Systems"
Co-author "Food in the Anthropocene" Lancet. 2019 Feb 9;393(10171):530).
Author ASEAN Maternal nutrition for Indonesian Adolescent nutrition assessment, Mahidol University-Gates Foundation
Expert committee and technical advisor:
Ministry of Health Indonesia
National Agency for Food and Drugs Control (BPOM)
MMS New York Academy of Science
JCIE International Advisory-Advancing A Global Health Agenda-Japan G20 summit
WHO Europe and Observatory-G20 summit for Health system and Economy
Ambassador Food and Land Use Indonesia
20 years experience-human nutrition and health research in Indonesia and global:
Maternal, adolescent and child nutrition
Dietary modulation of intestinal and inflammation (Probiotics and micronutrient)
Dietary quality, obesity and metabolic-outcomes
Gut microbiota and cognition
Sustainable food system
Principal investigator randomized trials and studies:
"Probiotics, calcium and acute diarrhea in Indonesian children" (TIFN-SEAMEO)
“Promotion of maternal gut microbiota and psychosocial-stimulation on child cognition" (Savings Brain-Grand Challenge Canada)
"Zinc, Chromium, Vit-C and Copper supplementation and Prediabetes" (Blackmores Institute)
"Fetal programming, dietary quality and metabolic assessment across multiple-ethnic-groups"
Founder Probiotic Working Group the Southeast-Asia Region.
North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition), 2012
Rector Universitas Indonesia 2013-2020
International Nutrition Foundation USA, 2012
Finalist Best Research Indonesia (Ristek-Kalbe Science Award) 2014
One of 500 Best Researcher (Indonesian Government), 2020
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
5:00 AM – 6:30 AM EST