Monthly Archives: April 2013

Exhibition: Towards happier birth days

Every year we celebrate our day of birth and the mother who brought us into the world. Exploring attitudes and approaches to improving the health of babies, girls, and women around the world and over time, this exhibition in the Keppel … Continue reading

Life at the London School of Hygiene – Staff and students

Today I want to write about two of my favourite things about LSHTM: the students, and the staff. One of the aspects of the School I have most enjoyed is meeting such a diverse, intelligent and enthusiastic collection of students. … Continue reading

PhD = Procrastination + hallucination + Dissertation

“It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.” – Mahatma Gandhi “PhD = Procrastination + hallucination + Dissertation.” Or so it … Continue reading

The Accidental Vegan

“The power to question is the basis of all human progress.” – Indira Gandhi Before diving into the ensuing narratives and reflections, I should warn you of my somewhat unorthodox documentary habits. I will chronicle my experiences continually throughout the … Continue reading

Alumni and students invited to VIP lecture in Ghana

The School’s Director Professor Peter Piot will be given a lecture entitled “Continuing and New Challenges in Global Health” at the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research in Accra, Ghana. All School alumni and students are welcome to attend this special … Continue reading