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Not a small problem – World Prematurity Day 2018

By Lydia Di Stefano, B Theme student liaison (MSc Reproductive & Sexual Health Research Candidate)

November 17 marks World Prematurity Day, a parent-led movement to generate awareness of preterm birth and the impact it has on millions of families globally. November 17 serves as a reminder to reflect on…

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Tipping point for global early child development: lessons learned from the Saving Brains portfolio

By Nisso Nurova (MSc Public Health Candidate)

The last two decades have shown great political commitment and investment in early child development (ECD), as the third Lancet ECD series, ‘Advancing Early Childhood Development: from Science to Scale’ emphasised the need to focus on how to implement at scale. Moving forward…

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‘Now is the time’ for adolescent health: an interview with former MARCH adolescent theme student liaison

By Nisso Nurova, A-theme student Liaison (MSc Public Health)

You may have seen Constance’s name featured in our Theme-A February newsletter, as a first author of a research publication ‘”My mother told me that I should not”: a qualitative study exploring the restrictions placed on adolescent girls…

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