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About Study Team

The Registry team at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

“This year my work has picked up quite a bit…I got myself a second part time job!”

We caught up with Sandy Lu, Distance Learning MSc Public Health student, about how she’s been finding the programme since we met her when she first arrived in London in 2018. She took her first blended learning module at LSHTM … Continue reading

MSc One Health: “As a student, you begin to understand pressing global health challenges from multiple perspectives.”

John Ramatowski, MSc One Health: ecosystems, humans and animals alumnus, tells us why he is so passionate about One Health, and talks about his experiences on the Master’s programme at LSHTM. “I graduated from Tufts University in 2016 with a … Continue reading

“Demography, for me, is all about looking at both UK and international perspectives – it’s a really useful subject.”

Rebecca Musgrove, LSHTM Alumna from the MSc Demography & Health programme, talks to us about her academic and professional career in Public Health. Hi Rebecca, thanks for talking to us today. Would you be able to tell me a bit … Continue reading

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“The MSc Demography & Health… I wouldn’t be here without it!” – Ellen tells us about her career so far

This month, we interviewed Ellen Flint, Head of Scientific Strategy at the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) about her academic and professional career. She showed us that academia isn’t the only path you can follow with an MSc from LSHTM. Hi … Continue reading

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“For me, it has been life-changing”: Malik reflects on life after LSHTM

We interviewed alumnus Malik, from the Maldives, about his life and experiences since graduating from LSHTM. He studied the MSc Public Health in Developing Countries (now known as MSc Public Health for Development)  and has since gone on to develop his … Continue reading

Students’ Representative Council

By Naomi Walker, 2017-18 VP for Research Degrees If you had asked anyone – including former me – if I was likely to end up in ‘student politics’, I am sure they would have responded with a resounding “no”. Yet … Continue reading

Executive Programme Successfully Concludes in Cape Town

Executive Programme successfully concludes in Cape Town The inaugural Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership has concluded in Cape Town with Fellows enjoying a rich diversity of speakers and workshops to round off what has been an incredibly successful first … Continue reading

Why study Global Health by distance learning?

Why study Global Health by distance learning? Ellen from the LSHTM Study Team explains why distance learning can be a fantastic way to develop your Global Health career. Study at your own pace Distance learning programmes enable you to study … Continue reading

Executive Programme Fellows enjoy “transformational experience” in Geneva

Fellows on the inaugural Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership recently participated in the second of three residential week at our partner institution, The Graduate Institute Geneva. The theme of the week was negotiation and the global health diplomacy skills … Continue reading

Life between water and sand: Promoting mental well-being in communities affected by El Niño, Peru”

Elaine Flores, PhD student at LSHTM won a small grant for a public engagement activity entitled: “Life between water and sand: Promoting resilience and mental well-being among communities affected by El Niño-related floods and landslides in Peru” I have been … Continue reading