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The George Institute (GI) for Global Health China has been invited by UNSW Sydney (the University of New South Wales) to participate in a mini-roadshow on 1 November, organized as part of the Torch High Technology Development Centre of the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology, to discuss innovations in digital health to improve the health of older people. 

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On 11th October, 2017, the Launch event of ASC Programme – NIHR Global Health Research Unit Action on Salt China – was successfully held in Beijing.

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In October 2017, INTERACT3, the third in a series of INTERACT studies, has been launched. This time called the INTEnsive care bundle with blood pressure reduction in Acute Cerebral haemorrhage Trial, it was successfully launched across a network of more than 80 hospitals in China.

Mengdan Kang is Clinical Research Associate at The George Institute China.  Today, let’s listen to her profile story and step into her inner world.

Saturday, 23 September, 2017 - 08:30 to Sunday, 24 September, 2017 - 12:30

Beijing Huaxin Building

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The workshop on Media Doctor Toolkit and Critical Appraisal Skills Program was conducted at the School of Journalism and Communication, Peking University on 23rd June.

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On September 13, 2017, the world’s first multidisciplinary Open Access journal, PLOS ONE published a study “Cost and cost-effectiveness of a school-based education program to reduce salt intake in children and their families in China” from The George Institute, China, which demonstrated that the School-EduSalt intervention program for salt reduction is of low cost and highly cost-effective.

With the aim of generating links and collaboration to develop joint clinical studies, and for the greater advancement of human health, Professor Craig Anderson, Executive Director of the George Institute China and Neurology and Epidemiology Professor at the Faculty of Medicine of UNSW Sydney, visited the private University of del Desarrollo (UDD) in Santiago, Chile.

Jie Shang is a newly-arrived Research Assistant in The George Institute for Global Health at Peking University Health Science Center.  Today, let's listen to her profile story and step into her inner world.

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The George Institute for Global Health was celebrated at Australia's most prestigious science awards on 30 August.