Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive, and Child Health

MARCH Report & Strategy 2018-20: Looking to the past to inform the future of women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health worldwide

On 22nd May 2018 the MARCH Centre will hold a key event to mark the launch of the new Centre report. The event is on ‘Next Generation: Shaping the future of health research for women, children & young people’ and will ask:

If we want to impact the health of…

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The Womb Room: Raising Awareness of Endometriosis

By Rianna Raymond-Williams, Theme A, March Blog Editor (MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research Candidate)

Endometriosis is a common condition that occurs in around 1.5 million women in the UK and 176 million women globally. This is where the tissue that behaves like the lining of the…

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New MARCH Blog Editor: Navigating sexual health promotion

By Rianna Raymond-Williams, Theme A, March Blog Editor (MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research Candidate)

Rianna Raymond-Williams is the new MARCH Centre Blog Editor. In this blog Rianna talks to us about developing her career in youth sexual health, from health journalism to creating her own social…

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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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