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Executive Director

  • Professor Craig Anderson


    • 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.

Senior People

  • Huan Chen - 陈欢


    • Leader, Women’s & Child health Program
    • Research Fellow

    Huan Chen received her master’s degree in clinical medicine from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine in 2008, and later got her MSc degree in Public Health from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She worked for China Program of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, Save the Children and Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids respectively in the past 8 years, and mainly focusing on research of relevant public health issue, policy advocacy and program management. 

  • Lily Song

    Lily Song – 宋莉莉


    • Head of Stroke
    • Senior Research Fellow

    Lily Song joined The George Institute, China in July, 2016. As the leader of Cardiac & Stroke Program, She is fully in charge of INTERACT3 project. Prior to TGI, she worked for the 85th hospital of Shanghai and was Associate chief physician in 2010.  Lily graduated from Second Military Medical University with a Doctor degree in Neurology in 2004. 

  • Lily Zhu - 朱云云


    • Director of Finance and Operations

    Lily joined the George Institute China in August 2012 as the Head of Finance and Administration and oversees of Finance, Administration and IT. She has solid business capacity and extensive financial management experience, familiar with China GAAP, US GAAP and IFRS.

  • Dr Maoyi TIAN - 田懋一


    • Program Head, Digital Health and Head, Injury & Trauma
    • Senior Research Fellow

    Maoyi Tian is a senior research fellow working in The George Institute China. He received his Bachelor of Electronic Engineering from University of York, UK and his MSc of Biomedical Engineering from University of Oxford, UK.

  • Associate Professor Puhong ZHANG - 张普洪


    • Associate Director, The George Institute China
    • Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Epidemiologist

    Puhong Zhang, Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, The University of New South Wales, joined The George Institute for Global Health (TGI) China office in 2011 as the Head of Diabetes Research Program and now is the Associate Director of TGI China, in charge of Diabetes, Women's & Child Health and Nutrition & Lifestyle programs.

  • Terry Lu


    • Communication Manager

    Terry has around 10 years of experience in journalism, marketing and corporate communications. Before joining The George Institute for Global Health in 2016, she worked for Television Station, Embassy and commercial corporations in the marketing communication field. She has wide-ranging experience of branding management and public relations.  

  • Associate Professor Xian LI - 李贤


    • Head of Statistics & Data Management

    Xian Li is Head of Biostatistics and Economic Evaluation and an Associate Research Fellow in The George Institute for Global Health at Peking University Health Science Center.

  • Yuan Li - 李园


    • Head of Nutrition & Lifestyle Program

    Yuan LI joined TGI China in January 2017. As the head of Nutrition and lifestyle program, Yuan’s research focused on nutrition and chronic disease prevention, currently working on projects such as Action on Salt China, FoodSwitch and SmartDiet.

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