Training Fellow, University of Padjadjaran, Indonesia
As a graduate Medical Doctor from Universitas Padjadjaran in Bandung, Indonesia, Raspati Koesoemadinata worked for 4 years (2004-2008) in a Primary Health Clinic in Kabupaten Bandung and then in a remote area in Ketapang, Wet Kalimantan, where she developed the skill of establishing diagnosis and giving treatment to patients in limited resources setting and also the skill to communicate with the community.
Starting 6 years ago (2009), she joined the TB-HIV Research Centre under the Faculty of Medicine in Universitas Padjadjaran, focusing on Tuberculosis (TB) research. The TB-HIV Research Centre has developed collaboration with many Universities internationally (University of Otago, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and McGill University). She has involved in 4 researches as a field physician. She is now working as a site coordinator for a research titled Concurrent Tuberculosis and Diabetes Mellitus (TANDEM); unravelling the causal link, and improving care.
The Centre for International Health, University of Otago helps her further development to be able to design, conduct, analyse, and publish research that is internationally competitive, as well as to help people in Indonesia through operational health research.