The George Institute for Global Health in India is located in New Delhi and has been active in India for much of the past decade. An initial focus was the state of Andhra Pradesh and in 2002 the Institute launched the Andhra Pradesh Rural Health Initiative in partnership with the Centre for Chronic Disease Control in New Delhi. Subsequently, The George Institute, India was formally established in Hyderabad in 2007. The administrative office was shifted to New Delhi in 2012 and the Hyderabad Office continues to be the registered office and a research centre. The Institute employs about 50 members and manages a range of clinical trials and population health studies throughout India. The Institute works closely with the Indian Council of Medical Research and the Public Health Foundation of India.