'Living with Chronic Disease' winning photo 

We're thrilled to announce the winner of our 'Living with Chronic Diseases' competition, click below to see the full list of short-listed entries. 

See the shortlisted entries and winner here


Become a member of GACD

If you are a national Health agency with an interest in becoming a member of the GACD, find out about the benefits of the GACD and how to join:

Becoming a member of the GACD


Our Story

An introduction to the GACD (Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases), our history, hopes, objectives and our unique home at UCL's Institute for Global Health.

View our story video

We fund, develop and facilitate innovative research collaborations between low- and middle-income and high-income countries in the fight against chronic diseases.


Children could play a key role in changing family salt intake: China Edu-salt project results published 

Published: Mar 19, 2015 2:40:03 PM

GACD Lancet Comment

Published: Feb 9, 2015 3:36:20 PM

Xi'an annual meeting 2015 galleries

Published: Dec 17, 2014 12:24:09 PM

Innovating Research in China

Published: Dec 1, 2014 12:30:54 PM

GACD Project Map

In its current joint research programme, which focusses on hypertension, GACD members are funding 15 research projects around the world. 

GACD Project Map
Tom Kelly

Our aims, strategic goals, objectives, our history  and our relationship with our host The Institute of Global Health at UCL, London's Global University.

India David Osrin

Detailed information about our current research projects, hypertension programme and our unique relationship between LMIC and High Income countries.

China Primary School

GACD research projects, how we prioritise our calls for funding, the process of funding and an insight into our current programmes.