Health system research
Health systems are under immense pressure from the burden of chronic disease and injury and the increasing costs of healthcare are quickly becoming unsustainable. Health system research has a critical role to play in addressing this problem by helping identify affordable models of healthcare and innovative approaches to the treatment and management of disease.
The George Institute prioritises clinical and population health research that produces outcomes that are easily translated into practice, and effect real change within a short period of time to health policy and practice. The Institute has been ranked among the top 10 global institutes for impact, and its research has resulted in changes to medical guidelines and ways of thinking about some of the most common medical treatments around the world.