All posts by Natasha Rodney

Congratulations LSHTM Class of 2017!

Congratulations to everyone who graduated this week and welcome to the alumni community!

We enjoyed celebrating with your achievements this week; you can view the photos from the graduation day on our Flickr page and check out our short highlights video.

As an…

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Dr Yoong Sao Chin wins 2018 British Council Alumni Award for Social Impact in Malaysia

MSc in Public Health alumnus (2015), Dr Yoong Sao Chin has won the national level 2018 British Council Alumni Award for Social Impact in Malaysia.

The British Council Alumni Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of alumni and showcase the impact and value of a UK higher education. Award winners and…

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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…

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Alumni Career Talks

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…

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Want to be part of our 2017/18 graduation video?

The 2017/18 Graduation Ceremony will be taking place at the beginning of March and we are putting together a video, which will be played during the ceremony.

We are looking for alumni who are willing to make a 2 second video clip summing up your experience of studying at…

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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.

This year…

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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…

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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.

Walter Werner Holland was born on March…

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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…

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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…

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