By Natasha Rodney · February 8, 2018 · Profile · Comments Off on Jasmine Burton: Founder and President of Wish for WASH
Jasmine Burton, MSc Public Health alumna (2017) and Founder of Wish for WASH, talked to us about how she has developed innovative design solutions for global health equity through her social impact organisation Wish for WASH, and how her experience at Wish for WASH motivated her to study an MSc…
MSc Health Policy Planning & Financing (2007) alumna, Anne Stevenson got in touch with the Alumni Office to give a career talk to current students after seeing the Career Talks article in the Alumni News annual magazine. Anne spoke about changing career paths from being a teacher, to working in…
By Natasha Rodney · January 31, 2018 · Fundraising · Comments Off on February 2018 Telephone Campaign has started!
The February 2018 Telephone Campaign kicked off on Monday and will run for 4 weeks. Our team of student callers will be contacting our international alumni community to share experiences and invite them to support scholarships at the School by making a gift to the LSHTM (Alumni) Fund.
By Natasha Rodney · January 22, 2018 · Study · Comments Off on Executive Fellows bring valuable leadership insights to LSHTM
The first residential week of the Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership successfully launched back in September 2017 with 14 Fellows joining us at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine from around the world.
This course is the first of its kind at LSHTM and was set up…
By Natasha Rodney · January 21, 2018 · Obituary · Comments Off on Obituary – Professor Walter Holland
Professor Walter Holland –1929 – 2018
It is with great sadness that we share the news that former LSHTM staff member, Walter Holland, has passed away. Walter worked at LSHTM as an MRC Clinical Research Fellow in the Department of Epidemiology and Medical Statistics.
By Natasha Rodney · January 20, 2018 · Obituary · Comments Off on Obituary: Dame Beulah Bewley
Dame Beulah Bewley – 2 September 1929 to 20 January 2018
It is with much sadness that we announce the loss of Dame Beulah Bewley, the first woman to graduate with an MSc in Social Medicine from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in 1969. Beulah was a former…
By Natasha Rodney · January 4, 2018 · Obituary · Comments Off on Obituary: Dr Jill Curtis
Dr Jill Curtis – 17 January 1942 to 17 December 2017
Jill was born in Rawtenstall, Lancashire and raised in Bacup close to the West Yorkshire border. As a child she was a keen Girl Guide and loved being outdoors, taking part in camping trips and Youth Hosteling all over the…