Author Archives: Georges Reniers

New publication: AIDS and the gender gap in life expectancy

Bruno Masquelier (Universite Catholique de Louvain) and Georges Reniers (LSHTM) prepared a short article on AIDS and the gender gap in life expectancy in Africa for Populations et Sociétés; a popular science journal published by the Institut National d’Etudes Démographiques … Continue reading

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Fully-funded scholarships for the MSc in Demography & Health – UK residents

Up to four fully-funded MSc scholarships are available from PIC for our London-based MSc in Demography & Health and the MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research – UK residents only. Apply normally for the MSc through the LSHTM portal; … Continue reading

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Fully-funded MSc scholarships for the MSc in Demography and Health – UK residents

Up to four fully-funded MSc scholarships are available from PIC for our London-based MSc in Demography & Health and the MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research – UK residents only. Apply normally for the MSc through the LSHTM portal; … Continue reading

Commonwealth Scholarships for MSc in Demography and Health by distance learning

MSc Demography and Health by distance learning Commonwealth Scholarships now available   This unique online course offers professional training for those who wish to acquire technical expertise in demographic measurement and estimation; and in understanding the interlinkages between population health, … Continue reading

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Commonwealth Scholarships for MSc in Demography and Health by distance learning

MSc Demography and Health by distance learning Commonwealth Scholarships now available   This unique online course offers professional training for those who wish to acquire technical expertise in demographic measurement and estimation; and in understanding the interlinkages between population health, … Continue reading

GSK scholarships for students from sub-Saharan Africa for MSc study at LSHTM – deadline 18 February

Three scholarships are offered to support the training and development of the next generation of leaders in global health, and strengthen the capacity of health systems and health-related research in Africa. These highly competitive scholarships are available to applicants intending … Continue reading

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Sir Andrew Witty GSK scholarships for MSc students from SSA

Sir Andrew Witty GSK Scholarships to fund 30 scholars over the next 10 years from sub-Saharan Africa on the MSc programmes at LSHTM. Established as a result of a £1.3 million gift to the School from GSK, this fund will … Continue reading

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Vacancy for a Research Fellow in Demography and Health

We have an exciting opportunity for a Research Fellow to work with the ALPHA Network (http://alpha.lshtm.ac.uk/) on the estimation of mortality in the antiretroviral treatment era. The post-holder will be expected to conduct empirical analysis of secondary data from the … Continue reading

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New publication on the shrinking burden of HIV mortality in KwaZulu-Natal

Reniers G, Blom S, Calvert C, Martin-Onraet A, Herbst AJ, Eaton JW, Bor J, Slaymaker E, Li ZR, Clark SJ, Bärnighausen T., Zaba B, and Hosegood V. Trends in the burden of HIV mortality after roll-out of antiretroviral therapy in … Continue reading

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New publication on adult mortality trends in Karonga (Malawi)

Price, Alison J., Judith Glynn, Menard Chihana, Ndoliwe Kayuni, Sian Floyd, Emma Slaymaker, Georges Reniers et al. “Sustained 10-year gain in adult life expectancy following antiretroviral therapy roll-out in rural Malawi: July 2005 to June 2014.” International Journal of Epidemiology … Continue reading

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