Chief of Party, currently working in Indonesia
Dr. Hasbullah Thabrany has worked in the field of health economics, including health financing, for the last three decades in Indonesia. He was a leader in developing Indonesia’s national health insurance scheme (JKN), which launched in 2014. Dr. Thabrany also served as the senior health financing adviser to Indonesia’s National Social Security Council, the oversight body that is instrumental to implementing and evaluating JKN. He published a book titled Jaminan Kesehatan Nasional (JKN) that details the country’s road to universal health coverage (UHC).
Dr. Thabrany joined ThinkWell as a senior policy advisor in 2018. Currently, he is Chief of Party on the Indonesia Health Financing Activity, supported by USAID.
Dr. Thabrany obtained an MPH and PhD in health policy and administration from University of California, Berkeley, and an MD from Universitas Indonesia. At Universitas Indonesia, Dr. Thabrany served as a professor and dean of the School of Public Health and as a chairman of the Centre for Health Economics and Policy Studies.