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"I feel I can make a difference in people’s lives while doing what I enjoy the most: playing with some of the latest technology and gadgets."

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The George Institute for Global Health has joined health groups around the world calling on Coca-Cola and PepsiCo to stop marketing sugary drinks to children.

The inaugural edition of the BMJ Global Health, the newest in the renowned British Medical Journal family of publications, has been released under the leadership of editor-in-chief and George Institute PhD student Dr Seye Abimbola.

Research Fellow at The George Institute, UK, Dr Amanda Hall has won an Early Career Researcher award for her study that explores how tai chi helps to improve symptoms for people with low back pain.

11 to 15 April 2016 marks the second Australia Week in China (AWIC) with the largest-ever business delegation from Australia, led by its Minister for Trade and Investment, visiting China and delivering eight sector-specific programs across a number of cities to highlight commercial opportunities underpinned by the China Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). 

A study published by the TEXT ME team, led by Professor Clara Chow, has been highlighted as one of the most impactful publications in 2015.

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A new study published in The Lancet has revealed more people in the world are obese than underweight and that by 2025 around a fifth of all adults will be obese.

Women suffer more, are treated less and have poorer outcomes

Upgrading blood banks, ensuring availability of trained workforce and low cost innovation to support infrastructure requirements key to ensuring surgical and anesthesia care  


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It’s an invention that could save millions of lives each year and transform the way kidney disease is treated around the world.