The George Institute For Global Health
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News and Events

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US/EU relaxation of diabetes blood pressure lowering guidelines ignore evidence, threaten UK treatment.

Can mobile technology be scaled up to offer improved care for people suffering from cardiovascular disease and hypertension? 

It is with much sadness that we mark the passing away last week of Professor Wang Hai Yan, a member of our external Research and Development Advisory Committee (RADAC).

BBC Highlights The George’s Driving Change program.

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Structured exercise including resistance training and walking helps people recover from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as well as other mental health conditions, a new study has revealed.

Carrie Deane can’t remember anything from the night she was struck by an oncoming car, but the injuries she sustained would take well over five years to heal.

Emma is a Senior Research Fellow at The George Institute and a conjoint Senior Lecturer within the Faculty of Medicine at The University of Sydney. Emma is an epidemiologist with over 10 years’ experience in health related research.

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— New Initiative Designed to Support the Development of Community Healthcare and Contribute to Mobile Health Innovation in China —

TGI UK Executive Director Terry Dwyer and Professor Kazem Rahimi will deliver a lecture on 13 November at the Oxford Martin School. Click here for more info.

The George Institute today issues the #3 eNewsletter. In this issue, highlighted news include The George Institute meeting with President of the World Bank Group, the $2m partnership with Telstra Health, paracetamol is not effective to treat back pain.