Population Health Research Institute

Founding Year: 1999

Staff: 34


Salim Yusuf (Executive Director)

Is an international health research institute with a “multidisciplinary team of world-class scientists and research support teams.” It examines ”biological and genetic determinants of health, as well as social, environmental and policy factors” with a focus on “the prevention of cardiovascular disease, diabetes and other common conditions.

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Population Health Research Institute contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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