Laksono Trisnantoro is the director of health policy and management for the faculty of medicine, public health, and nursing at Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. He earned a medical degree from Gadjah Mada University and holds a MSc in health economics from York University, UK. Laksono Trisnantoro finished his PhD in the joint health policy program at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the London School of Economics. He also completed a postdoctoral research program at Harvard University in 2001-2002. He has been a professor at Gadjah Mada University since 2006 and was named one of the university’s best lecturers in 2013.