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Beyond Birth Weight: How Dr Hannah Blencowe is Making Every Baby Count

  Dr Hannah Blencowe joined the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) fresh out of working in Malawi as a pediatrician at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Blantyre where she helped to run the neonatal unit. Having trained in UK … Continue reading

FROM THE HILLS OF LOYORO TO LONDON: MY STORY

By Dr Paul Lokubal Dr Paul Lokubal is a medical doctor with 7 years’ experience practicing in Uganda. His passion for transforming outcomes in maternal health has led him to the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, studying an … Continue reading

30 Years Alumni – An Interview with Dr Vincent Fauveau

By Dr Paul Lokubal, MSc candidate in Public Health for Development To learn more about thirty years of progress and challenges in maternal and newborn health research, please join us on 30 April for a lecture and panel discussion and … Continue reading

Can reviews of in-hospital child deaths help reduce mortality rates?

Andy Young, MARCH Child Theme Student Liaison In 40 countries, more than 1 in 20 children died before their 5th birthday in 2015. In the UK and other high income countries, this rate is less than 1 in 200.1 The … Continue reading

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