Dragon Boat

London Dragons: UoL Swiss dragon boat team

The Swiss LSE Alumni Association invites Swiss-based alumni to join the “London Dragons”, the Swiss dragon boat team for alumni of the University of London.

The team aims to bring together alumni of the several Colleges of the University of London for an activity offering camaraderie, fitness and spectacle…

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Alumni Profile: Dr Thomas Nchinda

Dr Thomas Nchinda, Diploma Tropical Public Health 1973 and MD 1975, is a retired Professor of Epidemiology and Community Health at the University of Yaoundé who also worked extensively at TDR and the World Health Organization Headquarters in Geneva.

He completed his MBBS at University College, Ibadan in 1963 and…

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Professor Michael Warren

Obituary: Professor Michael Warren

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Professor Michael Donald Warren, Emeritus Professor of Social Medicine, University of Kent (MD, FRCP, FFPH).

Professor Warren was born in Worthing in 1923. After leaving the RAF Medical Services in 1951 with the rank of Squadron Leader, he studied…

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Sumata

On Our Own Two Feet: Keeping Girls in School

Research consistently shows that girls who stay in school increase their chances of improved health and income. Girls who complete high school are:

Three times less likely to contract HIV
Will have fewer, healthier and better educated children
Earn better, reinvest 90% of what they earn into their families, and…

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Obituary: Dr Alec Smith

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Dr Alec Smith on 15th August, 2014.

Born 19th January, 1927, Alec was a graduate of Birmingham University (BSc. Zoology and Comparative Physiology, First Class Honours (1948) and D.Sc. (1965)) and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical…

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Alumni Fundraising Campaign

2014-2015 Alumni Fundraising Telephone Campaign raises £130,000

Another successful Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising campaign has come to a close. The 2014-2015 campaign, which began in November of last year, ended on March 6th after raising an amazing £130,000 for people, projects and partnerships.

We would like to thank all alumni who kindly gave their time…

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Winners of the British Council Awards

School Alumnus wins British Council Education UK Alumni award

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Alumnus Dr Rajesh Babu Bhatchala has been awarded the Social Impact Award at the British Council’s Education UK Alumni Awards 2015.

The winners of the awards, which honour outstanding success in Entrepreneurship, Professional Achievement and Social Impact by Indians who have graduated…

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Keppel Street Library

Legacy Tea

When: Tuesday 28th April 2015

Time: 4pm – 6pm

Venue: Keppel Street Library, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT

Type of event: Entertainment, Fundraising

Admission: RSVP here.

The School’s first Legacy Tea is intended both to thank those who have pledged a legacy to the School and to share information with…

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WOMEN IN SCIENCE

Celebrating Women in Science

Since the founding of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in 1899, women have made important contributions to the advancement of science and public health. Over time, professional opportunities have expanded for women, reflected in their changing roles and responsibilities at the School. In the early days of…

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Talks on Tap: A social way to share our ideas and stories

The Keppel Street Bar was recently re-launched as the Pump Handle Bar, in honour of Dr John Snow’s famous research on the water transmission of cholera in Soho. We want the Bar to be a space where staff, students and alumni can relax, socialise and share ideas with…

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