The George Institute For Global Health
United Kingdom

Our mission

The George Institute for Global Health is a health and medical research institute whose mission is to improve the health of millions of people worldwide. 

We will achieve this by:

  • Providing the best evidence to guide critical health decisions
  • Engaging with decision makers to enact real change
  • Targeting global epidemics, particularly of chronic diseases and injury
  • Focusing on vulnerable populations in both rich and poor countries


Humanitarian commitment
Spurs us to tackle the health issues affecting high-risk and disadvantaged people worldwide.

Focus on excellence
Ensures we will produce scientific evidence that is ethical and of the highest quality.

Encourages us to challenge traditional thinking and provide an impetus for new and innovative solutions to the world's leading health problems.

Underpins all our work and interactions, including our collaborations with partner organisations worldwide.

'Can do' approach
Helps produce timely, effective action, even in the face of adversity or other barriers to implementation.

Emphasis on impact
Will ensure our work has real consequences for those who are most vulnerable to disease and injury.