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  • Professor Anushka Patel

    Global Office

    • Vice Principal Director & Chief Scientist, The George Institute for Global Health
    • Professor of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Cardiologist, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

    Anushka is a Professor of Medicine, UNSW Sydney and a cardiologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney, Australia. She undertook her medical training at the University of Queensland, with subsequent postgraduate research degrees from Harvard University and the University of Sydney.

  • Professor Bruce Neal

    Australia

    • 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; Professor of Medicine, UNSW Sydney; and Chair of the Australian Division of World Action on Salt and Health.

  • Vivekanand Jha

    Professor Vivekanand Jha

    India

    • Executive Director, The George Institute for Global Health, India
    • Professor of Nephrology and James Martin Fellow, University of Oxford

    Professor Vivekanand Jha is the Executive Director at The George Institute for Global Health, India, a James Martin Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health, University of Oxford, and the President of the International Society of Nephrology.

  • Professor Craig Anderson

    China

    • Executive Director, The George Institute, China
    • Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Professor Craig Anderson is Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney, and is in part-time clinical practice as a neurologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia.  He is Executive Director of The George Institute China at Peking University Health Science Center in Beijing, China.

  • Professor David Peiris

    Global Office

    • Director, Global Primary Health Care Program
    • Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

  • Richard Mills

    Richard Mills

    Global Office

    • Director, Global Communications and Advocacy

    Richard Mills joined the George Institute from the World Bank, where he was most recently Director of Corporate Communications. There he helped lead efforts to tell the story of a World Bank that more than doubled its support to developing countries during the financial crisis while becoming more focused on openness, results and accountability. He spearheaded the use of new and creative tools across social media, marketing and outreach.

  • Parisa Glass

    Dr Parisa Glass

    Australia

    • Director of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation,
    • Deputy Director, George Institute Australia
    • Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Dr Parisa Glass is the Deputy Director for the George Institute Australia. In this role, she leads all facets of operational activity across the George Institute Australia. 

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