Monthly Archives: August 2013

Part Four: Writing It Up

*This is the 4th of a  5-part mini series on my experience of completing a Summer Project for an MSc in Public Health at the LSHTM (General Stream). Writing It Up Summer Project Due Date: 32 days. Word Total: 0 … Continue reading

Part Three: Braving Bangkok’s Bad Side

*This is the 3rd part of a  5-part mini series on my experience of completing a Summer Project for an MSc in Public Health at the LSHTM (General Stream). Braving Bangkok’s Bad Side Gracious thanks go out to the LSHTM … Continue reading

Part Two: Picking the Project

*This is a 5-part mini series on my experience of completing a Summer Project for an MSc in Public Health at the LSHTM (General Stream). Picking The Project “How do you feel about informal markets in Bangkok?” “You mean like… … Continue reading

Summer Project Part 1: The CARE Form

The CARE Form From the very first day of orientation at LSHTM, when your still wide-eyed and bushy-tailed, as opposed to the currently unshaven and caffeine-intoxicated state, the higher-ups at The School begin talking about your summer project. Your summer … Continue reading

DISCUSSION PAPER: Entitlement and universality: the need for research on the impact of introducing conditionality in welfare benefits on health and wellbeing in older age

As part of SPHR@L’s discussion paper series, we are happy to publish our latest edition: ‘Entitlement and universality: the need for research on the impact of introducing conditionality in welfare benefits on health and wellbeing in older age‘ It forms … Continue reading

World Health Organization approves ECOHOST as Collaborating Centre for four more years

The World Health Organization has redesignated the School’s European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition (ECOHOST) as a Collaborating Centre for another four years. ECOHOST, directed by Prof Martin McKee, has a well established international reputation for research into … Continue reading

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Discover Disgust – New Book Launch from Dr Val Curtis

Join Dr Val Curtis at an evening reception to explore the vital role that disgust plays in disease prevention around the world. Our reactions to things that disgust us influence our eating habits, our relationships and even our moral judgement. … Continue reading