Thought Leadership Activities

Our activities focus on sharing insights, challenging the status quo and fostering the kind of debates and discussions that lead to better treatments, better care and healthier societies.

We invite thought leaders from around the world, including our Distinguished Fellows and researchers, to share insights on a range of topics through blogs/ commentaries, reports, videos/ podcasts, events, data visualisations, infographics and other activities.

We also regularly convene roundtables, symposia and public talks; and collaborate with key stakeholders globally and locally. Our researchers and Distinguished Fellows often participate in academic conferences, policy discussions and other fora.

Our activities

In the last of a three-part series on the Australian Government’s Healthy Food Partnership Reformulation Program, Daisy Coyle and Emalie Rosewarne move beyond reformulation targets to explore what is…
November 2020 -
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This post was originally published on LinkedIn by Dr Parisa Glass, Director of Innovation and Enterprise, and is reproduced here with her kind permission.  We’ve all heard the statistic that 80…
November 2020 -
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Authored by Azeb Tesema, Scienta PhD candidate. This article was first published by the International Health Policies blog and is reproduced here with their kind permission. A special thank you…
October 2020 -
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Dr Xia Wang is a Doctoral Research Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health specialising in the analysis of large-scale randomised controlled trials and conducting epidemiological studies.…
October 2020 -
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This blog builds on the paper Five steps towards a global reset: lessons from COVID-19 and was originally published on our Distinguished Fellow, Professor Corinna Hawkes’ blog The Better Food Journey…
October 2020 -
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The George Institute for Global Health is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Ophira Ginsburg as the inaugural Elsa Atkin Distinguished Fellow. The Elsa Atkin Distinguished Fellowship…
August 2020 -
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Professor Corinna Hawkes, Distinguished Fellow with The George Institute for Global Health, writes that COVID-19 has shown it’s time to change; Obesity, diabetes and other chronic conditions…
August 2020 -
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Dr Sanne Peters explains the need to be clear about sex differences in risk versus risk factor associations. Dr Sanne Peters is a Research Fellow in Epidemiology at The George Institute for Global…
July 2020 -
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In the first of a three-part series, our researchers take a deep dive into the Australian Government’s ‘Healthy Food Partnership’ to explore how this initiative aligns with the evidence. We know that…
July 2020 -
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Dr Hueiming Liu is a Senior Research Fellow with the Health System Science Program at the George Institute for Global Health. Tell us about your role with The George Institute I am a Senior Research…
July 2020 -
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