Technical Officer (Legal)
World Health Organization
Benn McGrady is a Technical Officer (Legal) in the Prevention of NCDs Department at WHO Headquarters, where he assists WHO Member States on legal issues in the context of tobacco control and healthy diets. Benn has led WHO’s work on international legal disputes such as Philip Morris vs Uruguay and Australia – Tobacco Plain Packaging and serves as WHO focal point on tobacco plain packaging, and law and NCDs, including international trade and investment law. Benn has taught at Georgetown University Law Center and Sydney Law School and is the author of Trade and Public Health: The WTO, Tobacco, Alcohol and Diet (Cambridge University Press, 2011).