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  • Professor Robyn Norton AO

    Global Office

    • Principal Director, The George Institute for Global Health
    • Acting Executive Director, The George lnstitute for Global Health, University of Oxford
    • Board Member, The George Institute for Global Health
    • Board Member, George Health Enterprises
    • Professor of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Professor of Global Health & Oxford Martin Senior Fellow, University of Oxford

    Robyn Norton is co-founder and Principal Director of The George Institute for Global Health.

  • Professor Kazem Rahimi

    United Kingdom

    • Deputy Director, The George lnstitute for Global Health, University of Oxford

    Kazem Rahimi is the James Martin Senior Fellow in Essential Healthcare at the University of Oxford and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. As the Deputy Director of The George Institute UK he leads the Essential Healthcare Programme, which aims to find practical and affordable solutions for the global health priorities of the world’s largest emerging economies, as well as the priorities of vulnerable or disadvantaged populations in established economies.

  • Louise Angelou

    United Kingdom

    • Head of Development

    As Head of Development, Louise is responsible for leading and implementing the fundraising strategy for the Nuffield Department of Women’s & Reproductive Health, including the George Institute for Global Health, UK.

  • Prasanthi Attwood

    United Kingdom

    • Injury Epidemiologist

    Prasanthi is an injury epidemiologist focusing on monitoring and evaluation of child road safety projects in 6 countries through the Botnar Foundation and working with longitudinal data to analyse gender differences and injuries amongst a large cohort of adolescents from Vietnam, Peru, Ethiopia and India.

  • Dexter Canoy

    United Kingdom

    • Clinical Epidemiologist

    Dexter is an epidemiologist at The George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford.

  • Alyssa Chase-Vilchez

    United Kingdom

    • Global Women's Health UK Programme Manager

    Alyssa Chase-Vilchez is Programme Manager of the Women’s Health Programme for the UK team.

  • Premjith Cheruvath

    United Kingdom

    • Senior Research Facilitator
    • Oxford-India Research Facilitator

    Premjith is Senior Research Facilitator at The George Institute for Global Health, UK.

  • Nathalie Conrad

    United Kingdom

    • DPhil student

    Nathalie Conrad is a PhD student at the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on the analysis of large electronic health record databases as well as the design of IT-supported care delivery models.

  • Emma Copland

    United Kingdom

    • Statistical Programmer/ Data Analyst

    Emma is Statistical Programmer/ Data Analyst at the George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford.

  • Professor Terry Dwyer

    United Kingdom

    • James Martin Fellow, The George lnstitute for Global Health, University of Oxford
    • Professor of Epidemiology, University of Oxford
    • Former Executive Director, The George lnstitute for Global Health, University of Oxford

    Terry is a non-communicable disease epidemiologist with extensive experience in the conduct of cohort and case control studies.

  • Emma Feeny

    United Kingdom

    • Head of Global Advocacy

    Emma Feeny is Head of Global Advocacy at The George Institute for Global Health, where she leads a global advocacy and multilateral engagement programme to help increase the impact of the institute’s health and medical research.

  • Abdelaali Hassaine

    United Kingdom

    • Machine Learning Scientist

    Ali is a Machine Learning Scientist working on the Deep Medicine programme at the George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford.

  • Jianrong He

    United Kingdom

    • DPhil student

    Jianrong (Jeff) is a second year DPhil student in the Nuffield Department of Women's and Reproductive Health, supervised by Professor Terry Dwyer and Dr Jane Hirst and based at the George Institute for Global Health, UK.

  • Andy Hong

    United Kingdom

    • Lead Urban Health Scientist

    Andy Hong is Lead Urban Health Scientist at the George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford. Andy completed his PhD at the University of Southern California and his graduate and undergraduate studies at the University of Washington.

  • Vivekanand Jha

    Professor Vivekanand Jha

    India

    • Executive Director, The George Institute for Global Health, India
    • Professor of Nephrology and James Martin Fellow, University of Oxford

    Professor Vivekanand Jha is the Executive Director at The George Institute for Global Health, India, a James Martin Fellow at The George Institute for Global Health, University of Oxford, and the President of the International Society of Nephrology.

  • Dr Reza Khorshidi

    United Kingdom

    • Program Lead, Machine Learning and Biomedical Informatics

    Dr Khorshidi leads the Machine Learning and Biomedical Informatics program at The George Institute, The University of Oxford and is the Head of Quantitative Analytics, EMEA and Special Projects Lab with AIG.

  • Mei-Man Lee

    United Kingdom

    • Statistician

    Mei-Man is a statistician working on the CONVINCE clinical trial comparing methods of dialysis therapy.

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    Yikuan Li

    United Kingdom

    • Research Assistant in Machine Learning

    Yikuan Li is working as a Research Assistant in Machine Learning at The George Institute, UK, based at the University of Oxford.

  • Professor Stephen MacMahon AO

    Global Office

    • Principal Director, The George Institute for Global Health
    • Board Member, The George Institute for Global Health
    • Board Member, George Health Enterprises
    • Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney
    • Professor of Medicine & Oxford Martin Senior Fellow, University of Oxford
  • Shobhana Nagraj

    United Kingdom

    • DPhil Student

    Shobhana is a primary care physician with a special interest in global maternal child health. Her DPhil project involves adopting a life-course approach to women's health and the prevention of non-communicable diseases.

  • Milad Nazarzadeh Larzjan

    United Kingdom

    • Epidemiologist

    Milad is an epidemiologist at The George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford.

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    Margie Peden

    United Kingdom

    • Head of the Global Injury Programme
    • Senior Research Fellow, University of Oxford
    • Conjoint Senior Lecturer, University of New South Wales, Sydney
    • Co-director of the WHO Collaborating Centre on Injury Prevention and Trauma Care

    Margie's work focuses on how to prevent unintentional injuries, particularly in resource-strapped countries.

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    Dr Sanne Peters

    United Kingdom

    • Research Fellow in Epidemiology

    Sanne Peters is a Research Fellow in Epidemiology at The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford.

  • Ana-Catarina Pinho-Gomes

    United Kingdom

    • DPhil student

    Ana-Catarina is investigating blood pressure management in complex populations, namely atrial fibrillation, heart failure and multimorbidity. Her main interests are population health, cardiovascular epidemiology, and clinical trials and synthesis of evidence.

  • Rema Ramakrishnan

    United Kingdom

    • Biostatistician/Epidemiologist

    Rema Ramakrishnan joined Professor Terry Dwyer's team in January 2018. She plans to work on projects that can potentially improve population health using advanced and most appropriate epidemiologic and statistical methods. She completed her Masters in Public Health from the University of Minnesota -Twin Cities in 2011 and PhD (Epidemiology) from the University of South Florida in 2017.

  • Shishir Rao

    Shishir Rao

    United Kingdom

    • Research Assistant

    Shishir is a Research Assistant in Machine Learning working in Professor Kazem Rahimi's Deep Medicine research team.

  • Dr Misghina Weldegiorgis

    United Kingdom

    • Epidemiologist and statistician

    Misghina Weldegiorgis is a post-doctoral epidemiologist and statistician at The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford, and conjoint lecturer at the University of New South Wales Sydney.

  • Professor Mark Woodward

    Australia

    • Senior Professorial Fellow, Professorial Unit
    • Professor of Statistics and Epidemiology, University of Oxford
    • Professor of Medical Statistics, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW Sydney

    Working in the Professorial Advisory Unit of The George Institute, Mark is also a Professor of Medical Statistics at UNSW Sydney, Professor of Statistics and Epidemiology at the University of Oxford and Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University.

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    Samuel Yutong Cai

    United Kingdom

    • Senior Epidemiologist

    Samuel is an environmental epidemiologist at the 

  • Yajie Zhu

    United Kingdom

    • Machine Learning Scientist

    Yajie Zhu is a Machine Learning Scientist at The George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford.

  • Mariagrazia Zottoli

    United Kingdom

    • Statistical Programmer/ Data Analyst

    Mariagrazia is a Statistical Programmer/Data Analyst at The George Institute for Global Health, UK at the University of Oxford. She is part of the Deep Medicine research group led by Professor Kazem Rahimi.

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