As Director of Policy and Global Health, Modi is responsible for the UKHF’s policy portfolio on the prevention of non-communicable diseases and global health. Her professional areas of expertise include food, alcohol, obesity, sustainable development, global health, and public health advocacy and implementation at local, national and international levels. She previously worked for the Global Research Network on Urban Health Equity at University College London and Heart of Mersey. Modi sits on the Council of the Association for Nutrition and the Health Improvement Committee of the Faculty of Public Health. Recent national advisory committees she has served on include Public Health England groups on dietary guidelines, sugar and global health. Modi is a Registered Nutritionist (Public Health). She holds a Doctorate in Public Health and is an Honorary Assistant Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
Conference - The economics of obesity