Gauden Galea

Dr Gauden Galea is Director of the Division of Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs) and Promoting Health through the Life-Course, WHO Regional Office for Europe. 

He is a public health physician who has worked with WHO since 1998, with experience in the WHO Western Pacific Region, WHO headquarters and, most recently, the WHO European Region. 

He has a special interest in the social determinants of NCDs and in the links between NCDs and the development agenda.