About the Institute of Global Health Innovation

About IGHI

Our vision 

The Institute of Global Health Innovation (IGHI) works to design & diffuse high impact global healthcare innovations and to reduce health inequalities worldwide.  

Our team

Led by Professor the Lord Ara Darzi since 2010, we are a multidisciplinary team of over 160 clinicians, engineers, scientists, psychologists, policy analysts, data specialists, healthcare managers, economists, industrial designers and entrepreneurs all focused on the co-creation and diffusion of healthcare innovation to tackle some of the most pressing global challenges facing mankind today.

Housed within the Faculty of Medicine, we collaborate across the College’s wealth of multidisciplinary talent to innovate across science, technology, design and policy. Our aim by doing so is to develop cutting edge solutions to the challenges faced by healthcare systems and to create transformational improvement in the quality and equity of patient care, population health and wellbeing.

Our work 

Our work is focused on global health policy development, technological innovation, medical robotics, healthcare design, nutrition and the gut microbiome, international child health and health research accross Africa.

Read our Interactive Brochure 2016 to find out more.