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SYDNEY, NOV 14, 2019 - Women are more likely to survive a stroke, but have worse disability and poorer quality of life afterwards compared to men, according to research published in the latest issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

Thursday, 14 November, 2019 - 14:30 to 15:30
The George Institute, 1st Floor, Hayes House, 75 George Street, Oxford OX1 2BQ


Dr Renzo Guinto

Professor Vivekanand Jha

Professor Vivekanand Jha was originally attracted to working at the Institute by its novel approach to research and its global mandate. These days he finds himself working on tough health challenges closer to home.  

Professor Craig Anderson

Neurologist Professor Craig Anderson has played a key role in The George Institute's efforts to improve stroke treatment.

Helen Monaghan

Over the past two decades, researchers’ findings have improved millions of lives – but there are less well-known staff behind the scenes who play just as pivotal a role, like Helen Monaghan.

Professor Vlado Perkovic

For two decades, The George Institute has been at the forefront of global efforts to improve kidney disease treatment around the world, as Professor Vlado Perkovic explains.

Professor Bruce Neal

For two decades, The George Institute has searched for new ways to influence health decision makers so that lives can be improved around the world, says Executive Director of The George Institute, Australia, Professor Bruce Neal.

Professor Anushka Patel

From its first days, The George Institute has always been thinking big and challenging the status quo, as Professor Anushka Patel explains.

In June 2019, The George Institute for Global Health’s Distinguished Fellow Professor Corinna Hawkes gave a keynote address at our event on creating healthy, sustainable, city food environments, drawing on her work as Vice-Chair of the London Child Obesity Taskforce.

Prof.John Chalmers

Professor John Chalmers AC has been part of The George Institute’s story from the very beginning.