“From Evidence to Action” is the GACD’s first global research launches at the UN High Level Meetings on NCDs.

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The report was launched with a discussion into the nature of implementation science and how it can protect countries’ investments.

The panel included Minister for Health for Argentina, Adolfo Rubinstein, Deputy Director General (Programmes) from the WHO, Soumya Swaminathan, both former GACD members. Chaired by David Chambers from the National Institutes for Health, the invited audience also heard from Rajesh Vedanthan, Principal Investigator on a GACD Hypertension project in Kenya and the stark realities of living with Hypertension, as patient voice Roslyn described the day to day effects of living with her condition.

Watch the video on You Tube here

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