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In memory of Professor Stephen Lawn

Message of condolence from Professor Peter Piot, Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

It is with great sadness that I share the news that our exceptional colleague and friend, Professor Stephen Lawn died on Friday 23rd September at the age of 50. In 2014 he was…


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Dr. Ferozuddin Feroz – Alumnus & Afghanistan Public Health Minister visits the School

On Monday 19 September, His Excellency Dr Ferozuddin Feroz, Public Health Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and Stephanie Simmonds, Senior Advisor and Mentor to the Minister and former Senior Health Advisor at the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), visited the London School of Hygiene & Tropical…

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Alumni Profile: Myroslava Tataryn

MSc Public Health in Developing Countries alumna, Myroslava Tataryn talks about how studying at the School broadened her networks and aided her career progression.

Myroslava chose to study an MSc at the School because of its excellent reputation and networking within global public health networks. “It was a true pleasure…

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Working together for the Future of Global Health

In partnership with New Scientist, the RVC and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine are co-hosting an exciting event this Autumn.

On Monday 3 October, Professor Stuart Reid, Principal of the Royal Veterinary College and Professor Peter Piot, Director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical…

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Alumna Cecilia Maramba-Lazarte visits the School

Last Thursday, distance learning alumna Dr Cecilia Maramba-Lazarte, MSc Infectious Diseases (2004) and MSc Clinical Trials (2014) came to visit the School. Dr Maramba-Lazarte was in London for a conference and made time to come and say hello to the Alumni Team, before heading back to the Philippines…

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NUS-LSHTM Showcase Event

Multidisciplinary research aimed at informing policy decisions in South East Asia

The National University of Singapore and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine participate in staff and student exchange programmes, joint academic and scientific activities and developing collaborative projects. The partnership aims to foster greater cooperation in the…

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Alumni Profile: Dr. Vinod Srivastava

In this week’s Alumni Profile, MSc. Community Medicine (1982) alumnus, Professor Vinod Srivastava outlines his career in public health and recounts his experience of studying at the School.

Dr. Vinod Srivastava, MBBS, MD (Social & Preventive Medicine), DPH, M.Sc. Comm. Med. (LSHTM), FAMS, FIPHA, FIAPSM, FSMS is the…

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The race for life: why we need more BAME donors on the UK organ and stem cell registers

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine alumna, Phoebe Topping, explains her work into increasing the amount of BAME bone marrow donors.

On the tube a couple of weeks ago a very tiny article in the Evening Standard caught my eye. It was a short piece about Great Britain’s…

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Alumni Profile: Shweta Verma

Shweta Verma, PGDip Public Health alumna and Regional Program Specialist (Health) of Asia and Africa for Children International, told us about her experience of studying by distance learning with the School, and her career ambitions for the future.

Shweta chose to study a PGDip Public Health with the School to…

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Alumni Report: Creating Sustainable Cervical Cancer Services in Kiambu County, Kenya

At the end of 2015, MSc Public Health (2013) alumna, Dr Shalmali Radha Karnad single-handedly coordinated a county wide cervical cancer screening treatment camp for nurse midwives to try and address the problems of late diagnosis/under-screening of cervical cancer in Kenya. In this week’s alumni report…

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