Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive, and Child Health

International Women’s Day: Women, HIV and PrEP

By Priyanka Rajendram (MSc Public Health Candidate)
The International Women’s Day, currently celebrated in many countries around the world on the 8th March, first emerged at the end of the nineteenth century in North America and Europe. Currently there is a strong global momentum striving for gender parity, with…

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Newborns are newborn on the global agenda

By Professor Joy Lawn, MARCH Centre Director

Newborns are newborn on the global agenda; yet over 5,000 newborn deaths could be prevented every day.

2.6 million newborn deaths happen every year, 7000 per day. For the first time in history we have a specific goal in…

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Recollections of my exciting journey in public health

By Yasir Arafat, Theme C Student Liaison (MSc in Nutrition for Global Health Candidate)
Yasir Arafat is the new MARCH Centre Theme C student liaison. In this blog Yasir tells us about his journey from medical school to child and maternal health programs and his current experience at LSHTM.

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Adolescents’ health and lessons learned driving a Mahindra

By Nisso Nurova, Theme A Student Liaison (MSc in Public Health Candidate)
Nisso Nurova is the new MARCH Centre A theme student liaison, providing a link between the MARCH Centre senior leadership team and the student body. In this post read about what led her to study at LSHTM and…

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MARCH Centre ho-ho-hosts Annual Student Christmas Event

By Prima Alam (PhD Candidate, Faculty of Public Health and Policy)
Over one hundred enthusiastic students joined MARCH Centre’s Senior Leadership Team at this year’s Annual Student Christmas Event. The occasion gave attendees an opportunity to find out more about the Centre as well as network and discuss…

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