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Dr. Fiona Bull


Programme Manager, Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases, World Health Organization, Switzerland

4 June • 10h00 • UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

BIOGRAPHY

Dr Fiona Bull is Programme Manager in the Department of Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases (NCD) at the World Health Organization based in Geneva, Switzerland and leads the global work on physical inactivity, healthy eating and the prevention of obesity. Dr Bull joined WHO in 2017 after 25 years in applied research in Australia, the US and USA. Across her career Fiona has focussed on developing scientific evidence and understanding on healthy lifestyles to inform public policy and implementation in practical programs in community settings. She has co-authored over 180 scientific publications and is actively involved in civil society as the immediate Past President of the International Society of Physical Activity. In 2014 Dr Bull was awarded a Member of the British Empire (MBE) for her services to public health. She is a keen skier, swimmer, sailor and dog walker.

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