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$2.1M Investment is UK’s ‘biggest ever investment into physical causes of ME/CFS’

Written by the CureME team at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

The CureME team at The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is delighted to announce the award of $2.1m (£1.57m) of grant funding from the United States National Institutes of Health (NIH).

The…

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UK ME/CFS Biobank at LSHTM

Written by Klea Isufi

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), otherwise known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), causes severe and debilitating fatigue with painful muscles and joints, disordered sleep, gastric disturbances, and poor memory and concentration among other symptoms. In some cases, a viral infection, such as glandular fever, is linked to the…

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Scholarships at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Here at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine we pride ourselves on our diverse and rich student body. Our students come from all over the world and we want to ensure that we continue to attract the best and the brightest, regardless of their socioeconomic status.

We offer…

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Paul Mee runs 2017 London Marathon for Stephen Lawn Memorial Fund

 

Epidemiologist and Data Scientist Dr Paul Mee ran the 2017 London Marathon and raised over £2000 for the Stephen Lawn Memorial Fund.

Paul, a Research Fellow at LSHTM, attended the Stephen Lawn Memorial Lecture at the School on 13 March 2017. The lecture was organised to honour the life…

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2017 Alumni Telephone Campaign raises over £60,000

Our 2017 Alumni Fund Telephone Campaign came to a close at the end of February. The campaign ran for four weeks and raised over £60,000! This is an amazing achievement and exceeds our original target of £40,000.

We would like to thank our fantastic team of student callers…

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Telephone campaign: £36,000 raised in 3 weeks

Our Alumni Fund Telephone Campaign has now been running for three weeks and our team of student callers have spoken to over 500 alumni. By the end of week one we raised £10,000 and over the last two weeks, we raised a further £26,000; bringing the total donated…

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Telephone Campaign Update: We’ve raised £10,000!

The 2017 Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign started on 30 January. Our wonderful team of student callers have been in touch with alumni from all over the world, sharing experiences and inviting them to support future public health leaders by making a gift to the Alumni Fund. Thanks to the…

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Telephone Campaign 2017: Meet our student callers

After a weekend of training, our Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign started yesterday! We interviewed some of our student callers to find out why they chose to participate in the telephone campaign.

Lovishka Babajee, studying MSc Nutrition for Global Health, from Mauritus: Before I joined the school, I spent a…

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Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign 2017

This year’s Alumni Fund Telephone Fundraising Campaign starts on Monday! It will be running from 30 January until 26 February 2017.

Our team of 32 dedicated student callers will be ringing alumni from all around the world to update you on the latest School news, exchange experiences of your…

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It’s coming!

Giving Tuesday Update
#givingtuesday 2016 was a great success. This year we raised over £1,600 for the School’s Scholarship Fund. This would not have been possible without our volunteer bakers who donated their time and skills to whip up some delicious treats, and the staff and students who…

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