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Student Representative Council

By Adrian Paul Rabe, 2015/16 SRC President

The Student Representative Council welcomes you to the School! The SRC is a group of five foolhardy, crazy people who have been chosen by the student body to represent their interests in the complex academic world of the School.

 

 

The…

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EmpowerHack Health LDN: building e-health solutions for a mobile population.

By Charlotte Seeley-Musgrave (MSc Public Health) and Isha Berry (MSc Epidemiology).

EmpowerHack is a diverse community that aims to build sustainable humanitarian technologies for women and girls in crisis.

Read about how it all started in the first post: EmpowerHack: an inclusive humanitarian crises tech with a focus on…

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Children playing Kichocho( schistosomiasis) safe games at a School in Zanzibar

Parasitology at the Natural History Museum, London

A few days from graduating, MSc Medical Parasitology alumnus Tom Pennance looks back on his time at the School and how it has led to his current role at the Natural History Museum:

The graduation ceremony for the School’s graduates of 2014 is fast approaching, which has provided me…

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Looking back at Term 1

MSc Control of Infectious Diseases student Lauren de la Parte reflects on a busy first term at the School:

After a whirlwind few weeks of arriving in London, searching for and finding a flat, and getting utilities and other necessities in order for the year, it was finally time for…

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Enjoy the holiday……while it lasts!

Hi there!

To the continuing students, I hope you are enjoying the holiday! That is…..if you have already handed in the Assessed Assignments.

Well, well, well, I just have these few words “Enjoy the holiday while it lasts!”

I will never forget those days when I was a distance…

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Artists in the classroom

During my in-house study experience at LSHTM -in the last days of March 2014- a film showing programme was organized in the Manson Lecture Theatre. “VISUAL MINUTES” were taken on a big screen.

The title of the lecture was “Communicating Health, Communicating Disease” and it was based on four…

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LSHTM Exams, a different experience

After almost two months of non stop preparation for my MSc Infectious Diseases exams, finally I was done with them. Although the results are not yet out and can not really talk about the preformance I feel like a heavy load has been lifted off my chest. It has taken…

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Introduction- Hi there!

Dear all,

I am Susan Nakubulwa and I completed the MSc in Epidemiology by distance learning last year. I attended the graduation ceremony this year in March 2014. Oh, it was such a colourful event!

I am a data manager within the statistics department at the MRC/UVRI Uganda Research…

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Studying at the School: a distance learning perspective

I am currently studying the MSc Global Health Policy by distance learning. As part of the programme, we are offered the opportunity to study up to two modules at the School in London…”

For me as an MSc distance learner all the way from Georgia (Eastern-Europe) it was a…

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The sense of school life

Recently, I have received many emails from perspective students asking about the school; curriculums, assignments and so on. I would like to briefly explain what I have learnt so far at this school.

September to December is called term 1. We covered the foundations which are used in Public Health…

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