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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; and Pr

  • 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.

  • Vivekanand Jha

    Professor Vivekanand Jha

    India

    • Executive Director, The George Institute for Global Health, India
    • Chair of Global Kidney Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of London

    Professor Vivekanand Jha is the Executive Director at The George Institute for Global Health, India, Chair of Global Kidney Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of London, and the President of the International Society of Nephrology.

  • Professor David Peiris

    Global Office

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

    David is Director of the Global Primary Health Care Program (Better Care) and Co-Director of the

  • Kent Buse

    Kent Buse

    Global Office

    • Director, Global Healthier Societies Program

    Professor Kent Buse is the Director of the global Healthier Societies Program at The George Institute for Global Health with an appointment in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of New South Wales, Sydney.

  • Emma Feeny

    Global Office

    • Director, Global Advocacy and Policy Engagement

    Emma Feeny is Director of Global Advocacy and Policy Engagement at The George Institute for Global Health, where she leads a global advocacy and multilateral engagement programme to help increase the impact of the institute’s health and medical research.

  • Parisa

    Dr Parisa Glass

    Australia

    • Director of Innovation and Enterprise, The George Institute for Global Health
    • Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Dr Parisa Glass is the Director of Innovation and Enterprise for The George Institute for Global Health. In this role, she leads all entrepreneurship, tech transfer and commercialisation activity which is designed to increase number of profit-with-purpose businesses at The George Institute for Global Health.

  • Richard Mills

    Richard Mills

    Global Office

    • Director, Global Communications and Thought Leadership

    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.

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