Dr Sandro Demaio is a doctor and globally renowned public health advocate who has led multiple global and local movements including co-founding NCDFREE, a global social movement against chronic disease that reached more than 2.5 million people in the first 18 months. In 2019, he led the EAT-Lancet Commission on healthy diets from sustainable food systems that received huge global attention from research, public and private sectors. Now as the CEO of VicHealth he is leading a team focused on collaborative action for the health and well-being of Victorians.
In 2021, the Prevention Centre delivered a series of five masterclasses with Australia’s leading innovators on creating a healthier Australia. The #PreventionWorksLIVE series examined how change-makers have achieved real impact for the health and wellbeing of communities.