Technical Officer – Noncommunicable Diseases, WHO Europe
Kremlin is a technical officer on NCD Risk Factors. His work focuses on integrating responses to addressing NCD risk factors in the Region. Before joining WHO, he was co-director of the WHO Collaborating Centre on Population Approaches to NCD Prevention at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom. He was also course director of the university’s accredited short course on NCD prevention. He co-edited the text book “An Introduction to Population-level Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases” published by the Oxford University Press. He has a special interest in multisectoral responses to health promotion, quantifying the outcome of health policies and implementation science. Kremlin graduated as a medical doctor from the University of Colombo. He holds an MSc in Global Health Science and a PhD in Public Health from the University of Oxford.