‘A true mentor’ – Peter Piot reflects on the late LSHTM alumnus Dr Adel Mahmoud

I am extremely saddened to learn of the death of Dr Adel Mahmoud.  After meeting Adel in Nairobi in 1981, he became a true mentor for more than 40 years with an unmatched knowledge about vaccines and a commitment to global health.

His celebrated medical career involved pioneering work in…

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Adrian Root Memorial Fund and London-Paris bike ride

Written by Dr Ian Douglas, Associate Professor and Msc Programme Director for Epidemiology.

The Electronic Health Records Group are cycling from London to Paris to raise money for a prize remembering their friend and colleague, Dr Adrian Root. You can visit their JustGiving page to support them: https://www.justgiving…

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Horizons Without Limits – A Celebration of Nursing

On Friday 11 May 2018 we had a special event at the School to celebrate the 20th anniversary of LSHTM’s Diploma in Tropical Nursing (DTN) programme and the enormous contribution nurses make to Global Health. The celebration consisted of six TED-x style talks and special presentations from alumni…

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Diploma in Tropical Nursing alumna & Kunming Medical University Professor: Nancy Liu

 Diploma in Tropical Nursing (2011) alumna Nancy Liu describes her time studying at LSHTM and how she is inspiring Chinese nurses at Kunming Medical University.

“I remember the first day of school when everyone went around and told each other a bit about themselves and what they had done in…

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Diploma in Tropical Nursing Alumna & MSF Midwife: Cristina Ceroli

Diploma in Tropical Nursing (2014) alumna Cristina Ceroli is a midwife originally from Italy. After working for almost five years in the NHS, she joined Doctors without Borders (MSF) and is now starting her fourth mission with them, this time in Yemen. Cristina told us about her motivation for joining…

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Luis Guerra and Paul Mee run 2018 London Marathon for LSHTM

MSc Public Health alumnus Luis Guerra and Epidemiologist and Data Scientist at LSHTM Dr Paul Mee ran the 2018 London Marathon on 22 April to raise funds on behalf of the School.

LSHTM received a charity ballot place in the London Marathon this year, and after a competitive application process…

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Executive Programme Fellows meet with LSHTM Alumni

Fellows on the inaugural Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership programme met with LSHTM alumni recently during their residential week in Geneva. The event was a great addition to the week, hosted by our partners at the Graduate Institute Geneva, which saw Fellows meeting with high-level leaders such as…

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London Marathon 2018 – support Luis now!

We are fast approaching London Marathon 2018 and this year London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine alumnus Luis Guerra is running the 26.2 miles to raise money for the LSHTM scholarships.
It is the first time LSHTM has had a charity place in the event, one of the…

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Congratulations to Sadi Khan awarded MBE in Queen’s New Year Honours List

MSc in Medical Parasitology alumna (1997), Sadi Khan has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year Honours list for her contribution to Cultural/ Religious Awareness Training and Services to Vulnerable Women.

Sadi currently works as the Lead Trainer of Noble Khan Ltd a company that empowers brands…

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Get involved with your local LSHTM Alumni Chapter

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine has a number of international alumni chapters that support LSHTM in strengthening the alumni network worldwide and contribute towards the School’s mission of improving health worldwide.

Our chapters are led by alumni volunteers who act as ambassadors for the School. Through…

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