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Event
Wednesday, 3 July, 2019 - 17:00

The George Institute, 1st Floor, Hayes House, 75 George Street, Oxford OX1 2BQ

Speaker: 

Professor Terry Dwyer

Event
Wednesday, 3 July, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Tuesday, 2 July, 2019 - 13:00 to 14:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Thursday, 27 June, 2019 - 07:30 to 08:30

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Thursday, 20 June, 2019 - 17:30 to 19:30

The George Institute for Global Health,

1st Floor, Hayes House, 75 George St.,

Oxford OX1 2BQ 

The 2019 Women and Heart Disease Forum was held in Sydney on 19 June, presented by the National Heart Foundation in collaboration with The George Institute for Global Health.

Event
Wednesday, 19 June, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00

The George Institute for Global Health
Level 5, 1 King Street, Newtown

Event
Wednesday, 19 June, 2019 - 09:00 to 17:00

Roundhouse, University of New South Wales,
Anzac Parade, Kensington NSW 2052

Media release: 
18/06/2019

Recently, by invitation of Professor Fuster, Chief Editor of 'Journal of the American College of Cardiology' (JACC), the research team of Professors Changsheng Ma and Du Xin of Beijing Anzhen Hospital, and Professors Craig Anderson and Anushka Patel of the George Institute for Global Health, jointly undertook a review of the cardiovascular disease in China and proposed that strengthening the prevention of cardiovascular diseases and capacity building of community health service centers, as the only ways to solve the challenges of the rapidly increasing burden of cardiovascular disease in China.

The right to health and the obligations of countries worldwide were the focus of the latest George Talks event at The George Institute for Global Health.

Professor Gorik Ooms, from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, presented: ‘Health security and the right to health: friends and foes’ and began by explaining human rights as a concept; that one cannot have a right if there is no corresponding obligation.

He stated that a person’s right to health was based on a reasonable expectation that society will intervene.

He said:

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