Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive, and Child Health

All posts in Home page blogs B Theme

Climate change: Looking beyond the environmental impact

gender_energy_cc

By Victoria Ponce, MARCH centre blog volunteer (MSc Public Health candidate)

We have all heard of climate change and its effects on the environment. But what do you really know about the health effects of climate change? How does climate change become not just an environmental issue, but a social…

Read more

Women’s March: marching against a step back in humanity

Gag rule compressed

By Ninha Silva, MARCH Centre Blog Editor (MSc Public Health Candidate)
As I was on my way to the Women’s March on London with my sister, I could feel the thrum of anticipation in the air.
The always crowded Oxford Street had been filled with chanting slogans, banners and…

Read more

MARCH speaks to MSc students at annual Christmas event

MSc students and faculty at the MARCH Centre's 2016 Christmas Event

By Ninha Silva, MARCH Centre Blog Editor (MSc Public Health Candidate)

In case you haven’t heard it yet, MARCH Centre is the new hot topic at LSHTM.
A large number of curious and enthusiastic MSc students attended The Centre Christmas Student Event, organised on the 14th of December 2016…

Read more

Reflections from a research stay at the MARCH Centre

amanda

 By Amanda Cleeve, RNM, MSc, PhD-student, Department of Women´s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden.
This spring I did a research stay at MARCH centre over a period of 10 weeks. As a PhD-student with global health education, and a midwife, MARCH centre was an obvious…

Read more

Breaking Silos and Building Bridges

Image: DFID

LSHTM alumni Ben Weobong writes about his time at the 2016 MARCH retreat and how different facets of health must come together to defeat a common enemy

Read more