Monthly Archives: August 2015

Vaccination Exhibition 1: Eradicating Disease

The great success story of vaccination in the twentieth century was the eradication of smallpox. Although other public health techniques such as isolation and containment were necessary to eliminate the last few wild cases, vaccination was a key weapon against … Continue reading

Systematic review highlights knowledge gaps regarding what interventions really work for controlling cholera.

Photo: Doing hygiene promotion in a displaced camp. Systematic review highlights knowledge gaps regarding which interventions really work for controlling cholera. Dawn Taylor is the Water and Sanitation Advisor for Medecins Sans Frontieres in Amsterdam. Prior to her current role she studied … Continue reading

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MSc PHEC – Scholarship Opportunity: Saïd Foundation Scholarships – Accepting Applications for 2016/17

Saïd Foundation Scholarships   The deadline for this scholarship is 23.59 UK time on 30 NOVEMBER 2015 The Saïd Foundation offers twenty postgraduate scholarships annually to outstanding individuals who demonstrate the potential to become leaders and innovators of change. Scholarships … Continue reading

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MSc PHEC – Scholarship Opportunity: Partnership Chevening-OSF-LSHTM Scholarships – Accepting Applications for 2016/17

Chevening-OSF-LSHTM Scholarships   These scholarships are open to MSc applicants from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cambodia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Laos, Libya, Republic of Congo, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. The deadline for these scholarships … Continue reading

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Student photo competition: the results!

For our photo competition this summer, we invited current students to send us photos representing the theme of A student of  the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. With over 100 fantastic photos to choose from, the judges had a … Continue reading

MSc PHEC – Scholarship Opportunity: Chevening Scholarships – Accepting Applications for 2016/17

Chevening Scholarships – Accepting Applications for 2016/17   Applications for 2016/2017 Chevening Scholarships are now open, and will close on 3 November at 12:00 GMT (midday UK time) How do I apply? Please read this important information before you apply … Continue reading

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