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Our key areas
We fund, develop and facilitate innovative research collaborations between low- and middle-income and high-income countries in the fight against chronic diseases.
One in ten of the world’s population will have type 2 diabetes by 2035.
Heart disease is a major contributor to the growing global pandemic of cardiovascular disease and stroke.
Mental disorders represent an ever-increasing burden, to all ages of the population, challenging mental health and health systems.
A leading cause of chronic-disease related death in the world. More than 30% of cancers are preventable.
Chronic lung diseases such as asthma, lung cancer, and chronic pulmonary obstructive disease.
See what our researchers are working on
Our dedicated teams are involved in many research projects around the globe.
Supervised Treatment in Out Patients for Scizophrenia (STOPS+)
Improving the management of Diabetes in Pregnancy in Remote Areas: Darwin, Alice Springs, Cairns
- South Africa
Examining the impact of tobacco pricing and packaging strategies on tobacco use and equity in middle-income countries
Use of mHealth and socialmedia to strengthen a primary prevention program for type2 diabetes in public primary care clinics
Preventing repeated suicide attempts in Ningxia China and Nunavut Canada
Integrating Treatment for Mental Disorders in Methadone Clinics
News and Events
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