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.
Injury prevention research has always been part of The George Institute’s DNA. Head of the School of Public Health and Community Medicine at UNSW Sydney, Professor Rebecca Ivers was a key figure in the program’s early development.
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.