The George Institute For Global Health
Global
United Kingdom
India
China
Australia

News and Events

Event
NSES 2019
Wednesday, 10 April, 2019 - 16:00 to Friday, 12 April, 2019 - 16:00

New Delhi, India

Event
abstract submission
Wednesday, 10 April, 2019 (All day) to Friday, 12 April, 2019 (All day)

New Delhi, India

Amritendu

Q: What is your area of work and how does it help people lead healthier lives?

kidney treatment in south asia

Renal services in South Asia are characterized by increasing disease burden and a rapidly growing demand for service and research in the face of inadequate financial and manpower capacity. As a result, people mostly the poor suffering from kidney disease are not getting adequate treatment facilities in these countries.

Medhavi Gupta is a PhD student, currently undertaking her research at The George Institute for Global Health, Injury division. Her research focus is on drowning prevention, in particular, the development and evaluation of drowning reduction programs in Bangladesh and India.

Media release: 
10/12/2018

Underscoring the urgent need for countries like India to put women’s cancers on the map of the public health agenda, the Vice-Chancellor of UNSW Sydney, Prof Ian Jacobs today said India can benefit immensely from the global experience on screening and prevention in the area of ovarian and cervical cancers.

Event
Monday, 10 December, 2018 - 14:00

Tamarind Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Media release: 
21/11/2018
Role of frontline health workers roundtable

The George Institute for Global Health convened a roundtable on the role of frontline workers in India in Delhi on 19th November 2018.

The George Institute for Global Health presented research at the Safety 2018 World Conference on our drowning prevention projects in India and Bangladesh, on preventing falls for older people, and the Young Lives study.

Event
Monday, 19 November, 2018 - 09:00

Seminar Room 1, India International Centre Annexe, New Delhi

Pages