All posts tagged malaria

Obituary: Dr Alec Smith

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Dr Alec Smith on 15th August, 2014.
Born 19th January, 1927, Alec was a graduate of Birmingham University (BSc. Zoology and Comparative Physiology, First Class Honours (1948) and D.Sc. (1965)) and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical…

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Love Bites

Julie and Carlos Chaccour are two alumni who fell in love while at the School.  Julie tells us how signing up for a randomised trial led to more than just a mosquito bite…
“I was doing my MSc in Immunology of Infectious Diseases and working on my thesis in Eleanor…

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Tribute to Sir Ronald Ross

Sir Ronald Ross, a leading pioneer in Tropical Medicine, and all round talented man, died on this day in 1932.  

“Sir Ronald Ross was born in India in 1857 to a Scottish Army Officer and his wife. He was educated in England and entered St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College…

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Mosquito Day Murder Mystery – the Body in the Library

Alumni are cordially invited to attend a celebration of  World Mosquito Day 2013.  The Malaria Centre at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine will host a Murder Mystery with a malaria-themed twist in the grand surroundings of the School’s listed, wood-panelled library.

Date: Friday 16…

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