Monthly Archives: September 2016

Evidence gaps in drug resistant infection need plugging to eliminate superbugs

By Clare Chandler, Co-Director of the Antimicrobial Resistance Centre and Susannah Woodd, Research Fellow Epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Global leaders at the United Nations General Assembly have signed a declaration that their 193 countries will … Continue reading

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Got your underwear, bed sheets and vaccination? Why freshers could help eliminate measles

By John Edmunds, Professor of Infectious Disease Modelling and Dean of Faculty of Epidemiology & Population at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. It’s the time of year when hundreds of thousands of teenagers are beginning an exciting … Continue reading

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Alumni Profile: Myroslava Tataryn

MSc Public Health in Developing Countries alumna, Myroslava Tataryn talks about how studying at the School broadened her networks and aided her career progression. Myroslava chose to study an MSc at the School because of its excellent reputation and networking … Continue reading

Working together for the Future of Global Health

In partnership with New Scientist, the RVC and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine are co-hosting an exciting event this Autumn. On Monday 3 October, Professor Stuart Reid, Principal of the Royal Veterinary College and Professor Peter Piot, … Continue reading

Alumna Cecilia Maramba-Lazarte visits the School

Last Thursday, distance learning alumna Dr Cecilia Maramba-Lazarte, MSc Infectious Diseases (2004) and MSc Clinical Trials (2014) came to visit the School. Dr Maramba-Lazarte was in London for a conference and made time to come and say hello to the Alumni … Continue reading

NUS-LSHTM Showcase Event

Multidisciplinary research aimed at informing policy decisions in South East Asia The National University of Singapore and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine participate in staff and student exchange programmes, joint academic and scientific activities and developing collaborative projects. … Continue reading

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