Ms Orratai Waleewong

Orratai Waleewong

MsĀ Orratai Waleewong

Centre for Alcohol Policy Research

La Trobe University | 215 Franklin St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Email: orratai@ihpp.thaigov.net
Phone: 94798788

Background

Orratai Waleewong is a PhD student at Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, the University of Melbourne under the supervision of Prof Robin Room and Dr.Anne-Marie Laslett (started the 1st year since December 2014). Her thesis area is Alcohol’s Harm to Others particularly in the context of low and middle income countries

In Thailand, Orratai is a researcher at the Health Promotion Research Center (HPR), International Health Policy Program (IHPP), Ministry of Public Health. She graduated as a pharmacist in 2003, and got her Master of Science in Pharmacy Administration from Mahidol University in 2008. She has been working in alcohol policy arena since 2009 and involved in Thailand-Global Health on Non-communicable Diseases Group since 2012. She is now taking part as the global coordinator of the WHO/ThaiHealth international research project on Alcohol Harm to Others running in 7 countries.

Research interests

  • Alcohol Policy
  • Health Promotion Policy
  • Social determinant of health

Click here for a list of Orratai’s publications, book chapters, and presentations.