Dr.sc.hum. Budi Aji, SKM, M.Sc.

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Dr.sc.hum. Budi Aji, SKM, M.Sc.

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Biography

Affiliation
School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Jenderal Soedirman University
Karangwangkal Campus, Purwokerto, Central Java, Indonesia, 53122

Gender
Male

Citizenship
Indonesia

II.    Education

A.   Educational Qualification

  • Bachelor of Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia 1996-2001
  • Master of Science, Graduate Institute of Healthcare Administration, Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan 2004-2006
  • Doctorate (PhD), Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Germany 2009-2014

B.    Course, Workshop and Training

  • Impact Evaluation for Social Program | Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab Southeast Asia| 1 week
  • Bioethics Course | AUSN-UNSOED | 1 week
  • Good Health Research Practice Training | WHO-TDR-UGM-University of Heidelberg | 1 week
  • Systematic review and meta-analysis | University of Leuven-Belgium | 1 week
  • International PhD Research Workshop 2010 | The Akademie Sankelmark/University of Southern Denmark | 1 week
  • Longitudinal Data Analysis Workshop | University of Heidelberg-Germany | 1 week
  • Academic writing Workshop | University of Heidelberg-Germany | 1 week
  • International Course of Health Service and Public Health Research | UI-UNPAD-NIHES and UMC | Netherlands Cooperation | 1 week
  • On the Job Training | National Health Insurance Company (PT. ASKES Indonesia) | 2 months

III.    Awards and Scholarships Achievement

  1. DGHE Indonesian Ministry of Education Scholarship for PhD program at University of Heidelberg, Germany 2009-2014.
  2. Group Study Exchange sponsored by Rotary International to visit Rotary Clubs District 9820 Victoria Australia in March 2007.
  3. Taiwan Government Scholarship for master degree at Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan 2004-2006.
  4. 1st national winner of Innovative and Productive Creation Competition in health research-National University Student Scientific Week 2000.

IV.    Research Experience and Publications
A.   Publications

1.     Mohammed S, Aji B, Bermejo JL, Souares A, Dong H, Sauerborn R. 2015. “User experience with a health insurance coverage and benefit- package access: implications for policy implementation towards expansion in Nigeria”. Health Policy and Planning.

2.     Masfiah S, Anandari D, Aji B. 2015. “Does prenatal care package in Indonesia reduce miscarriage/stillbirth”. Management in Health.

3.     Aji B, Yamamoto SS, Sauerborn R. 2014. “The economic impact of insured patients with severe chronic and acute illnesses: A qualitative approach”. Global Health Action Journal.

4.     Aji B, Souares A, De Allegri M, Sauerborn R. 2013. “The impact of health insurance programs on out-of-pocket expenditures in Indonesia: An increase or a decrease?”. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

5.     Haque AM, Aji B, Malik AA, Yamamoto SS, Louis VR, Sauerborn R. 2013. ”Health coping strategies of the people vulnerable to climate change in a resource-poor rural setting in Bangladesh”. BMC Public Health

6.     Aji B, Wahyuningsih E. 2007. “Advancing community based health insurance toward universal coverage in the district of Purbalingga, Central Java, Indonesia”, The Journal of Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, University of North Sumatra.

7.     Aji B, Kurniawan A. 2007. “The risk factors that contribute to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) cases among batik printing worker  in Pekalongan, Central Java, Indonesia”, The Journal of Socioeconomic and Humanism, Jenderal Soedirman University.

8.     Aji B, Rejeki DSR. 2003. “Quantitative model to evaluate malaria control program in Banyumas, Central Java, Indonesia”, The Journal of Rural Development, Jenderal Soedirman University.

B.    Unpublished works

1.    Rejeki DSR, Aji B. 2008. “Determinant factors of perinatal death: A case study in Margono Soekarjo Hospital, Purwokerto”, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Jenderal Soedirman University.

2.    Aji B, Heryanto, Wahyuningsih E. 2007. “Decomposing socioeconomic inequality in infant mortality in Indonesia”, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Jenderal Soedirman University.

3.    Aji B. 2006.”Equitable financing, out-of-pocket payments and the effects of mandatory health insurance in Indonesia”, Master Thesis, Graduate Institute of Healthcare Administration, Asia University, Taiwan.

4.    Ngadiman, Aji B. 2004. “Algorithm for early detection of malaria cases in Banyumas, Central Java”, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Jenderal Soedirman University.

5.    Aji B. 2001.”The association between individual factors with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) cases among batik printing worker in Cirebon, West Java”. Bachelor Degree Final Paper, Faculty of Public Health, Diponegoro University.

6.    Aji B, Hidayatullah R, Kurniawan A. 2000. “Health status of people in Karimunjava Island, Central Java”. Diponegoro University.

7.    Aji B, Hidayatullah R, Viyantimala L, Widiyantoro. 2000.”The effort to control indoor air pollution in rice milling industries in Batang, Central Java”, Research Report for National Innovative and Productive Creation Competition.

V.     Conference Presentations
1.   Aji B, “Health system strengthening for climate change”. IUCGH-HIPH Workshop on Climate Change and Non-Communicable Diseases. Heidelberg, Germany. 1-3 December 2014.

2.   Aji B, “Creating awareness about climate change impacts on human health: An online mass media analysis in Indonesia”. International Symposium on One Health and INDOHUN Annual Meeting 2014. Surakarta. 22-23 October 2014.

3.   Aji B, Sauerborn R. “Does health insurance offer enough financial protection in Indonesia? A mixed methods study approach”. 1st Indonesian Health Economics Association (INAHEA) Congress in Bandung, Indonesia, 24-25 January 2014.

4.   Aji B, Sauerborn R. “The economic impact of the insured patients with chronic and acute illnesses in Indonesia: a qualitative inquiry”. Joint Meeting of German Society for Tropical Medicine and International Health (DTG) and German Society for Parasitology (DGP), University of Heidelberg, Germany. March 15- 16, 2012.

5.   Aji B, Mohammed S, Sauerborn R. “The dynamics of catastrophic and impoverishing health spending in Indonesia: How well does our health care financing system perform?”. International Conference. Healthcare System: Change and Outcomes. University of Amsterdam. The Netherland. 11-12 November 2011.

6.   Aji B, Sauerborn R. “The effects of mandatory health  insurance on  health care expenditures in Indonesia: An increase or a decrease?”. 3rd International Conference. Health Financing in Developing and Emerging  Countries. CERDI. Clermont-Ferrand. France. 12-13 May 2011.

7.   Aji B, Sauerborn R. “Spatial inequality and mandatory health insurance: Phenomena of health care expenditures in Indonesia”. International Conference. Justice in Modern Health Care. Perspectives for the 21st Century. Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Germany. 28-30 March 2011.

VI.    Ongoing Research Projects

Creating the right to access to quality health care for the poor: A case study at a restructured hospital with no-class wards policy in Indonesia | World Health Organization (WHO) Geneva | Principle Investigator | 2015
Extending social health protection to informal sector in Indonesia: How to enroll palm sugar farmers in national health insurance | International Research Collaboration Scheme, Jenderal Soedirman University (UNSOED) | Principle Investigator | 2015
Premium collecting strategy of national health insurance for informal sector in rural and urban areas of the District of Banyumas | DGHE Indonesian Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education | Co- Investigator | 2015
VII.    University Positions

Dec’ 2002 to present         Lecturer and researcher

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Jenderal Soedirman University

June 2007 to 2009             Academic Coordinator

School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Jenderal Soedirman University

Sept’ 2006 to 2009            Director of Finance

Soedirman Health Center, Jenderal Soedirman University