Category Archives: 2012


Seminar: The role of technologies in ensuring universal Health Coverage: A case study of developing An Affordable Diagnostic Health Tablet

Speaker: Dr Kanav Kahol, Public Health Foundation of India Date: Friday December 14th 2012

Mini-symposium: Obesity in mothers and children

Obesity in Mothers and Children: What are the links and what can we do about them? Overweight and obesity pose major challenges for maternal health and pregnancy and child health throughout the world. This one-day meeting on the determinants, effects, … Continue reading

Seminar: Advocacy and modelling to prevent NCDs

National Heart Forum – A civil society case study on advocacy and modelling tools for the prevention of non-communicable diseases globally Speakers: Tim Marsh, Director (Modelling) & Modi Mwatsama, International Programme Manager Date: Wednesday October 17th 2012

Mini-symposium: Equity in closing the cancer divide

Mini-Symposium: Closing the Cancer Divide – An Equity Imperative Date: October 24th 2012 This month sees the publication of a new book, Closing the Cancer Divide: An Equity Imperative edited by Felicia Marie Knaul, Julie Gralow, Rifat Atun and Afsan … Continue reading

Workshop: eHealth and NCDs

eHealth and NCDs Date: Tuesday September 4, 2012 from 10:00 to 12:30 Venue: Lucas Room, Keppel Street, LSHTM Type of event: Workshop This workshop discussed ongoing projects and to identify areas of common interest for future proposals. Programme 10:00-10:15 Introduction 10:15-11:45 Presentations: … Continue reading

1st Annual Symposium: Global Non-Communicable Disease: from research to action

Date: Wednesday 25th of April 2012 The Centre for Global NCDs was launched on April 25th 2012 with a one-day Symposium at LSHTM. The Symposium sought to build on the momentum that stemmed from the recent UN High Level Meeting … Continue reading

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