Sophie Lee Taylor: Seven Volcanoes Project

Sophie Lee Taylor, MSc Public Health by Distance Learning graduate, has undertaken the project of a lifetime in support of Cancer Research… 

“In 2008, life was very different – I was working as a foreign correspondent in China, and fully absorbed in a busy career which was rewarding and challenging in…

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Alumni Profile: Dina Khan

Dina Khan graduated from MSc Public Health by Distance Learning in 2013. Here she talks about her experiences studying for the degree…

“This may sound like a very childish thing to say but really ‘it was my dream’ to gain a Masters (and hopefully, PhD) from the London School of…

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Our New Cape Town Alumni Chapter Coordinator: Tina Sachs

Tina Sachs from Germany studied MSc Public Health by Distance Learning, graduating in 2010.  She is currently Project Manager for clinical trials in multi drug resistant Tuberculosis at TASK applied science. She is also the coordinator for the brand new alumni chapter in Cape Town, South Africa. 

“I decided to…

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From the Labs of LSHTM to the Kitchens of Kavos

Penny Andrea, MSc Applied Molecular Biology of Infectious Diseases 1994, talks about what she has done since she left the School…

“My time at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine was a time in my life I will never forget, and for this reason I encourage my four…

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Introduction to Infectious Disease Modelling and Its Applications

This course is organised jointly between the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Public Health England

Venue: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Course dates: 16th– 27th June 2014
Cost: £2,100

Mathematical modelling is increasingly applied to predict the future incidence and control of infectious diseases…

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Alumni Profile: Professor John Osborn PhD

Professor John Osborn PhD

Professor at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, 1965-1991 
Professor of Hygiene and Epidemiological Methods at Sapienza Università di Roma 1991-2013

Professor John Osborn has retired after 48 years as a lecturer, firstly at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine…

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Alumni Profile: Dr Rose Drew

Dr Rose Drew is an anaesthetic registrar in the UK but is currently on a two year career break working for the British Antarctic Survey Medical Unit (BASMU) as the medical officer for Rothera Research Station on the Antarctic Peninsula.  She studied the Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in…

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Alumni Profile: Dr Zain Sikafi

Dr Zain Sikafi graduated from MSc Public Health in 2012.  He has gone on to set up Doctoori.net, a project focusing on providing Arabic speakers with access to health information.

“Since leaving LSHTM in 2011 I continued my medical training in General Practice. Working in one of the most…

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Alumni Profile: Dr Greg Martin

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and beyond

 

I remember being a student at the School and wondering about my next steps. What on earth was I going to do? Having left clinical medicine (a career within which the stepping stones on which one must tread in…

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Alumni Profile: Jenny Rodger

Jenny Rodger is Project coordinator for the Patterns of Cancer Care for Aboriginal People at Cancer Council.  She studied MSc Environmental Epidemiology & Policy in 2002.  She is also the new coordinator for the brand new Sydney Alumni Chapter.

“I decided to study at the London School of Hygiene &amp…

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