The George Institute For Global Health
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Profile stories

Dr. Lily Song, Senior Research Fellow and Head of Stroke at The George Institute China. She chose to join TGI China after working as a neurologist for more than a decade.

Tony Lan is a research assistant of ROADMAP study, and he’s also the CRA of the project. Today let’s step into his world.

Xuanchen (Ted) Tao is responsible for the SMARTDiabetes study. He is committed to applying the mobile health techniques and the family health promoter model to improve the self-management of patients with type 2. Let’s step into his story.

"Generally speaking, we hope what we are doing can contribute to the cultivation of healthier lifestyles. Specifically, we hope all these researches can change the traditional mode of nutritional intervention, and find more cost-effective ways to help people to develop healthier diet habits. Meanwhile, the pre-packaged food data we collected can provide evidence for food policy makers."

From a data analyst at Massachusetts General Hospital to a research fellow at George Institute China, Yishan Wang has gone through a major transition. Let’s read her story.

"Now, my work is to expand mHealth to a range of fields, such as electronic health, the health science and technology, and to promote the research of this area. We not only focus on how to develop a product, but also try to merge digital solution into the healthcare system and the management and prevention of diseases."

This International Women’s Day, Huan Chen presses for progress.


Ms. Nadila is a research fellow at The George Institute, China. She works in the unit of Diabetes. Let’s listen to her story with TGI, China.

Ms. Guojuan Cheng is a Clinical Research Associate at The George Institute, China. She is responsible for communicating with hospitals and managing the INTERACT3 project. Let’s listen to her story and learn her life in TGI.

Ms. Annie Xiao is a Research Service Manager at The George Institute, China and she is responsible for providing support for the whole research process, from project application to publication.