Author Archives: Jennifer Palmer

Pathogens, prejudice, and politics: the role of the global health community in the European refugee crisis

Khan MS, Osei-Kofi A, Omar A, Kirkbride H, Kessel A, Abbara A, Heymann D, Zumla A, Dar O (2016). Pathogens, prejudice, and politics: the role of the global health community in the European refugee crisis. Lancet Infect Dis. Published online 20/06/2016. … Continue reading

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Crises seminar: Cholera vaccination in crises 11 Jul 2016

Come listen to a joint seminar of the LSHTM Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre and the LSHTM Vaccine Centre: Cholera vaccination in humanitarian crises:  the socio-politics of vaccine decision-making among internally displaced persons in South Sudan Speaker: Dorothy Peprah Institution: … Continue reading

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Perceptions of oral cholera vaccine and reasons for full, partial and non-acceptance during a humanitarian crisis in South Sudan

Peprah D, Palmer JJ, Rubin GJ, Abubakar A, Martin S and Larson HJ (2016). Perceptions of oral cholera vaccine and reasons for full, partial and non-acceptance during a humanitarian crisis in South Sudan. Vaccine. Published online 10/06/2016: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264410X16303644.

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Crises seminar: EmpowerHack Health LDN debrief 29 June 2016

Come listen to a joint seminar of EmpowerHack and the LSHTM Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre: EmpowerHack Health LDN: Building e-health solutions for a mobile population Speakers: Charlotte Seeley-Musgrave, Isha Berry & EmpowerHack team members Institutions: EmpowerHack & LSHTM Date: … Continue reading

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Crises seminar: Disability-inclusive crises response 7 Apr 2016

Come listen to a joint seminar of the LSHTM Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group and the International Centre for Evidence in Disability: Are humanitarian responses inclusive of people with disabilities? Speakers: David Alexander, Maria Kett & Bayard Roberts Institutions: … Continue reading

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Crises seminar: Iraq war contamination 15 Mar 2016

Come listen to the LSHTM Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: Global health advocacy: demanding clean-up of war contamination Speaker: Mozhgan Savabieasfahani Institution: Independent global health researcher Date: Tues 15th Mar 2016 Time: 12:45 – 1:45 Venue: LSHTM, 15-17 … Continue reading

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CARA fellowships for academics at risk of persecution

The Council for At-Risk Academics (CARA), provides support to academics and scientists fleeing from discrimination, persecution, suffering and violence in some of the world’s most dangerous places. The aim is to protect such people and preserve their invaluable knowledge and skills. … Continue reading

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Crises seminar: Health in Iraq 27 Jan 2016

Come listen to a joint LSHTM seminar of the Friends of MSF Society and the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group: Extreme measures: Healthcare in Iraq today Speakers: Fabio Forgione Institution: Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Date: Wed 27th Jan 2016 … Continue reading

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Crises seminar: Student MSc summer projects 14 Dec

Come listen to the LSHTM Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: Student research seminar: Experiences of MSc projects on crisis topics Date: Mon 14th Dec 2015 Time: 12:45 – 1:45 Venue: LSHTM, Keppel St, Rm LG7   Abstract: Come … Continue reading

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Crises seminar: Health in Yemen 27 Jan 2016

Come listen to the LSHTM Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: Health in Yemen after 10 months of conflict Speaker: Naseeb Qirbi & Sharif Ismail Institution: Sana’a University & Imperial College London Date: Wed 27th Jan 2016 Time: 12:45 … Continue reading

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