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  • Professor Bruce Neal


    • Executive Director, The George Institute, Australia
    • Professor of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Honorary Professor, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney
    • Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, Imperial College London

    Bruce Neal is Executive Director at The George Institute for Global Health Australia...

Senior People

  • Anthony Rodgers

    Professor Anthony Rodgers


    • Professorial Fellow, Professoriate
    • Professor of Global Health, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Chair of Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of London

    Professor Rodgers has a track record in cardiovascular disease prevention, innovation...

  • Bala Venkatesh

    Professor Bala Venkatesh


    • Program Director, Critical Care

    Bala Venkatesh is Director of Intensive care at the Wesley Hospital, Pre-Eminent...

  • Christine Jenkins

    Professor Christine Jenkins


    • Program Head, Respiratory
    • Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Clinical Professor, Concord Clinical School, University of Sydney

    Christine Jenkins is Program Head, Respiratory at The George Institute for Global...

  • Professor Jacqui Webster


    • Head of Advocacy and Policy Impact
    • Director of World Health Organization Collaborating Centre on Salt Reduction
    • Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Jacqui is responsible for a program of research on food policy and is the academic...

  • John Chalmers

    Professor John Chalmers AC


    • Senior Director, Professorial Unit, The George Institute (Australia)
    • Professor of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Emeritus Professor of Medicine at Flinders University and at the University of Sydney

    John Chalmers has an outstanding record in hypertension research, both fundamental...

  • John Myburgh

    Professor John Myburgh AO


    • Director, Professoriate

    Professor John A Myburgh AO, is the Director, Professoriate at the George Institute...

  • Simon Finfer

    Professor Simon Finfer AO


    • Professorial Fellow AO

    Professorial Fellow in the Critical Care Division at The George Institute for Global...

  • Professor Maree Hackett


    • Program Head, Students and Fellows
    • Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Professor of Epidemiology, The University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom

    Maree leads a program of public health and health services research at The George...

  • Professor Mark Woodward


    • Senior Professorial Fellow, Professorial Unit
    • Chair of Statistics, Epidemiology and Women’s Health at Imperial College London
    • Professor of Medical Statistics, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
  • Tina Wall

    Tina Wall

    Global Office

    • Head of Media

    Tina leads The George Institute Australia’s media efforts but also oversees and...

  • Parisa

    Dr Parisa Glass


    • Director of Innovation and Enterprise
    • Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Director of Operations, Clinical Research Unit, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Dr Parisa Glass is the Director of Innovation and Enterprise for The George Institute...

  • Stephen Jan

    Professor Stephen Jan


    • Head of Health Economics and Process Evaluation Program
    • Co-Director, Health System Science
    • Professor of Health Economics, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Stephen Jan is Head of the Health Economics and Process Evaluation Program and Co...

  • Simone Pettigrew

    Professor Simone Pettigrew


    • Program Head, Food Policy

    Professor Simone Pettigrew is the Head of Food Policy. She has qualifications in...

  • Julie Brown

    Professor Julie Brown


    • Program Head, Injury program, The George Institute Australia
    • Professor, UNSW Sydney
    • Co-Directo, Transurban Road Safety Centre at NeuRA
    • Honorary Principal Research Scientist, Injury Prevention Research Centre

    Julie Brown heads the Injury program at the George Institute for Global Health...

  • Keziah Headshot

    Keziah Bennett-Brook


    • Program Head, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Program

    Keziah is a Torres Strait Islander woman and Program Lead of The George Institute’s...

  • Professor Alta Schutte

    Professor Alta Schutte


    • Professorial Fellow, The George Institute, Australia
    • SHARP Professor and Principal Theme Lead: Cardiac, Vascular and Metabolic Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Alta Schutte is a SHARP Professor and Theme Lead for Cardiac, Vascular and Metabolic...

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