Alexandra Jones

Australia

Senior Research Fellow - Food Policy and Law Conjoint Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

Ph.D. (Medicine and Health) LL.M. (Global Health Law) LLB BA

Alexandra Jones is an NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow leading a program of work on regulatory strategies to promote healthier, more sustainable diets. 

Ali’s work uses an innovative mix of law and science to generate evidence that supports policymakers to design and implement effective public health regulations. Her PhD explored Australia’s Health Star Rating system and similar front-of-pack nutrition labels used worldwide. Her current research interests include food labelling, composition, pricing and marketing policies. She also supports the Institute’s growing work on the commercial determinants of health.

 

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