Author Archives: Keith Tomlin

Monday 20th November: Population Studies Group Seminar: Medically assisted reproduction and the risks of poor birth outcomes: have they been overestimated?

Dr Alice Goisis Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Monday 20th November, 12.45pm, LG24, Keppel Street ALL WELCOME DESCRIPTION It is well established that children born after medically assisted reproduction (MAR) tend to have … Continue reading

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New publication: Tuberculosis mortality and the male survival deficit in rural South Africa

Reniers G, Blom S, Lieber J, Herbst AJ, Calvert C, Bor J, Barnighausen T, Zaba B, Li ZR, Clark SJ, Grant AD, Lessells R, Eaton JW, and Hosegood V (2017) Tuberculosis mortality and the male survival deficit in rural South … Continue reading

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Sarah Walters wins best article prize

Sarah Walters, Associate Professor in the Population Studies Group, has won the Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth’s “Best Article” Prize. Sarah’s article – titled “Child! Now you are”: Identity registration, labor, and the definition of childhood in Colonial … Continue reading

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Ending AIDS by 2030 means removing bottlenecks to care and treatment – supplement and blog post now online

Contextual, social and health system factors influence how people with HIV engage with care and treatment in sub-Saharan Africa – but how?  The ‘Bottlenecks’ study published in the journal Sexually Transmitted Infections has provided crucial insight. Funded by the Bill & Melinda … Continue reading

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Collaborative and Co-funded studentship competition now open for applications

This competition invites academics, in collaboration with non-academic partners, to submit proposals for studentship projects to begin October 2018. Collaboration partners must be non-academic organisations with an operating base in the UK – they can be private, public or voluntary … Continue reading

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