Staff at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine have once again stepped up to the Global Corporate Challenge, collectively clocking up 337,620,126 steps in 100 days this summer – more than enough to walk, swim and cycle several … Continue reading →
By Oliver Cumming, Friday 10 October, 2014: Today the journal Lancet Global Health published the results of a cluster-randomised controlled trial for the effect of sanitation on a range of health outcomes in a rural setting in Odisha state in eastern … Continue reading →
Thirty PhD studentships will be available annually for the next five years in the areas of health, agriculture and food security, industrial biotechnology and bioenergy, funded by a £15 million grant from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).
From Isabel dos-Santos-Silva: As the World Cup kicks off, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is developing closer collaborative links with academic partners across Brazil. Fifteen professors from seven universities visited the School for three days at the end … Continue reading →
Professor Richard Hayes and Professor Rosanna Peeling were today named as joint winners of the 2014 George Macdonald Medal, awarded jointly by the School and the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene in recognition of outstanding research leading to the improvement of health in … Continue reading →
By Jo Lines, Reader in Malaria Control and Vector Biology It was great to receive an email the other day from my former colleague Abraham Mnzava at the WHO, with news that our Muheza Team from 30 years ago was honoured with … Continue reading →
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is working with international charity Grassroot Soccer on the GOAL Trial, a randomised controlled trial of a sports-based HIV prevention intervention in South Africa, backed up by a detailed qualitative and process evaluation.
Peter Piot, Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, this week received the Prince Mahidol Award 2013 in the field of Public Health, from Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, and signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Health Security Office of … Continue reading →