University Mental Health Day 2019: Student Mental Health at LSHTM

Today, March 7th, marks University Mental Health Day 2019. This year’s theme is “Use Your Voice”, so we’re using ours to highlight the need for good mental health care in the university setting, to highlight the work of our Student Advice & Counselling team, and to share some…

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“This year my work has picked up quite a bit…I got myself a second part time job!”

We caught up with Sandy Lu, Distance Learning MSc Public Health student, about how she’s been finding the programme since we met her when she first arrived in London in 2018. She took her first blended learning module at LSHTM and enjoyed it so much that she decided to…

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MSc One Health: “As a student, you begin to understand pressing global health challenges from multiple perspectives.”

John Ramatowski, MSc One Health alumnus, tells us why he is so passionate about One Health, and talks about his experiences on the Master’s programme at LSHTM.

“I graduated from Tufts University in 2016 with a Bachelor’s of Science dual degree in Biology and Public Health. While at…

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“Demography, for me, is all about looking at both UK and international perspectives – it’s a really useful subject.”

Rebecca Musgrove, LSHTM Alumna from the MSc Demography & Health programme, talks to us about her academic and professional career in Public Health.

Hi Rebecca, thanks for talking to us today. Would you be able to tell me a bit about your academic and professional background prior to joining the…

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“The MSc Demography & Health… I wouldn’t be here without it!” – Ellen tells us about her career so far

This month, we interviewed Ellen Flint, Head of Scientific Strategy at the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) about her academic and professional career. She showed us that academia isn’t the only path you can follow with an MSc from LSHTM.

Hi Ellen, thanks for talking to us today…

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“For me, it has been life-changing”: Malik reflects on life after LSHTM

We interviewed alumnus Malik, from the Maldives, about his life and experiences since graduating from LSHTM. He studied the MSc Public Health in Developing Countries (now known as MSc Public Health for Development)  and has since gone on to develop his career in some amazing ways…

Hi Malik. Thanks for…

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Students’ Representative Council

By Naomi Walker, 2017-18 VP for Research Degrees

If you had asked anyone – including former me – if I was likely to end up in ‘student politics’, I am sure they would have responded with a resounding “no”. Yet here I am, and it has been quite an experience! Let…

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Executive Programme Successfully Concludes in Cape Town

Executive Programme successfully concludes in Cape Town

The inaugural Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership has concluded in Cape Town with Fellows enjoying a rich diversity of speakers and workshops to round off what has been an incredibly successful first year for the Programme.  

The week was hosted by our…

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Why study Global Health by distance learning?

Why study Global Health by distance learning?

Ellen from the LSHTM Study Team explains why distance learning can be a fantastic way to develop your Global Health career.

Study at your own pace

Distance learning programmes enable you to study at your own pace and at times that suit you…

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Executive Programme Fellows enjoy “transformational experience” in Geneva

Fellows on the inaugural Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership recently participated in the second of three residential week at our partner institution, The Graduate Institute Geneva.

The theme of the week was negotiation and the global health diplomacy skills needed for operating on a complex global stage. The setting…

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