•1999: The George Institute was first founded in Australia with the aim of reducing the escalating burden of non-communicable diseases and injury around the world. •2007: The George Institute launched additional offices in India and China, followed by the UK in 2013. •2011: The George Institute was ranked among the top 10 research institutions in the world for scientific impact for the first time. •As of 2019, it has grown to more than 700 people globally. Our projects span more than 50 countries, and we have raised $1billion for research.
•Our global headquarters are located in Australia.
• 2004: The George Institute’s work in the UK started with the establishment of a London office housing a research group analysing investment trends in the development of new treatments for neglected diseases. In 2008, this group received a major award from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. • 2010: The George Centre for Healthcare Innovation was established in partnership with the University of Oxford, with generous support from the Oxford Martin School founded by Dr James Martin. In 2013 this officially became The George Institute, UK. • 2015: The George Institute, UK moved to the Nuffield Department of Women’s & Reproductive Health, within Oxford’s Medical Sciences Division, creating new opportunities to work together towards improving the health of women and babies around the world.