Author Archives: Mark Spreckley

ICED Newsletter: December 2017

Dear all,   Welcome to the last newsletter of 2017!  This time of a year gives us all an opportunity to look back, as well as forward. We have had a busy time in 2017! We have focused a lot of our … Continue reading

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New Report: The Impact of Physical Rehabilitation in Myanmar

Physical rehabilitation can play a key role in facilitating inclusion of people with disabilities in their societies, given the potential impact of improved physical functioning and independence on economic status and quality of life. This is particularly the case in … Continue reading

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2018 International Conference … Access Full Details Here

International Conference 2018  ‘Evidence in Global Disability and Health’ February 26-27, 2018 Public Health Foundation of India, Hyderabad, India Abstract submission for oral/poster presentation is now open. Submission Deadline: December 15, 2017. Find Further Information & Download the Conference Registration … Continue reading

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ICED Newsletter: November 2017

Dear all, Happy November to you all! We are very excited to announce that we will be co-hosting an International Conference on Evidence in Global Disability and Health together with the Public Health Foundation of India. The conference will be … Continue reading

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Seminar & Report Launch: The Impact of Physical Rehabilitation in Myanmar

The Impact of Physical Rehabilitation in Myanmar: Report Launch Islay Mactaggart and Karl Blanchet Tuesday 14th November 2017 5.30 – 7.30 PM Venue: LG24, Keppel Street Building, LSHTM This seminar will be followed by a Drinks Reception Physical rehabilitation can … Continue reading

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Database of Social Protection & Disability in Asia-Pacific & Africa

In 2015, a review was undertaken of social protection programmes to identify those that were either disability targeted or had some element of disability inclusion within their design. The review covered social assistance, social insurance and labour market programmes in … Continue reading

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ICED Newsletter: October 2017

Online Course, Students and Lego! Dear all, The new batch of MSc students are starting at LSHTM this week, which is always an exciting time. Each year several students focus on disability for their dissertations, and this is a great … Continue reading

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‘Why to include disability in your studies and how to do it?’ Lunchtime Seminar Series 2017-18

Seminar Series 2017-18 Autumn Term “Why to include disability in your studies and how to do it?” Date: Thursday 26 October 2017 Time: 12:45-13:45 Venue: Lucas Room – LG81,  LSHTM, Keppel Street, London  Please bring your lunch and join us … Continue reading

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ICED Newsletter: September 2017

Participatory research training, Maldives, papers and more! Dear all, The new academic year has started! Our pencils are sharpened and we are getting ready for new adventures. I hope that you had a wonderful summer. Last month we held our … Continue reading

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ICED Newsletter: August 2017

Dear all, Summer is in full swing and I am sure that many of you are enjoying your holidays, and are scattered across the globe. I am writing this newsletter from Brazil, where I am based for one month to … Continue reading

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