Centres

Join our multi-disciplinary School Centres

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine’s multi-disciplinary School Centres bring together staff, students and alumni working across Faculties and Departments, to share information and strengthen our research, education and policy activities.

If you are interested in any of the Centres below please click on the links…

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Dr John Zeigler awarded the 2014 Burkitt Medal

Dr John Zeigler, MSc Epidemiology 97′ has been awarded the 2014 Burkitt Medal.  The medal award took place as part of the 9th International Cancer Conference and Cancer Week Ireland.

Dr John L. Ziegler of the University of California San Francisco was awarded the medal at a celebratory dinner on…

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Alumni Book Launch: Climate Change and Global Health

A ground-breaking study of the impact of climate change on human health.
Edited by Colin D. Butler, DTM&H 91’ & MSc Epidemiology 97’.

Join Professor Colin Butler for the launch of his new book, Climate Change and Global Health, this Friday 17 October, in the Manson Lecture…

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Alumni Profile: Sir Dr. Nathan Kumamusa Kere

Sir Dr. Nathan Kumamusa Kere, PhD Epidemiology & Population Health 1992, is Managing Director of the East Medical Centre Ltd in the Solomon Islands.

“The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is the world centre to study malaria and as my interests are epidemiology and control of Malaria, I…

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Obituary: Professor Tony McMichael

Tony McMichael, who sadly died in September 2014, was an outstanding and visionary public health scientist who was particularly renowned for his pioneering work on climate change and health.

He showed early awareness of the need to address injustice and defend the disadvantaged. As a student he spent a summer…

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Read the latest issue of Alumni News

The latest issue of Alumni News, the School’s annual alumni magazine, is now available online. Featured stories include:

  • Let’s talk about sex – results from the third National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and LifestylesMalaria genetics. Credit LSHTM Malaria Centre and Matt Murphy, Handsome Frank
  • Can better access to health foods tackle obesity in the USA?
  • Warmer temperatures is pushing malaria to higher elevations
  • A PEEK into the future of eye health
  • The School’s HIV/AIDS archive collection
  • Climate Change: A threat to human health?
  • Does community-based newborn care save lives?
  • Improving malaria drug delivery: the work of the ACT Consortium
  • The School during the First World War
  • A big thank you to everyone who has supported the Alumni Fund for scholarships, research travel grants and the School Centres
  • Alumni profiles, events and more
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The Living Library

Tuesday 28 October 2014
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 
South Courtyard, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK

Have you ever wished that books could explain their stories to you, rather than sitting silently in your hands? If so, we have just the evening for you! Head down to…

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LSHTM 2014 Alumni Fund

Job opportunity: help us raise money for the Alumni Fund

The Alumni Office is hiring students and recent graduates to call our wonderful alumni as part of the Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign.

Benefits of joining the campaign include:

Great pay (£10 an hour)
Excellent skills to put on your CV
Fun, relaxed and rewarding working hours
Gaining experience and…

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Ebola in West Africa: volunteer registration

In light of the urgent need to recruit qualified staff to assist with the current Ebola crisis in West Africa, the School has created a volunteer response register for interested School staff, students and alumni. The Ebola response register is designed to assist our partners in the field to identify…

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The Anthropology, Policy and Politics Group at the Third Symposium of Health Systems Research, Cape Town

The Anthropology, Policy and Politics Group at the London School consists of a group of social scientists and policy analysts working through a range of methods and disciplines, but with a shared focus on process, on qualitative methods and on applying strong theoretical approaches to empirical analysis.

The group will…

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