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Events

PhD Upgrading Seminar: Barriers and facilitating factors to Prevention of Mother-To-Child-Transmission (PMTCT) knowledge and cascade completion by Female Sex Workers (FSWs) in Zambia and South Africa

Thursday 29th November, 1pm LG6, Keppel Street Speaker: Judie Mbogua HIV prevalence amongst female sex workers (FSWs) is almost 12 times higher than in the population as a whole in the 110 countries with available data. HIV can be passed … Continue reading

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Pre-PhD viva seminar: Development and assessment of systems for population-based measurement of neonatal and perinatal mortality in The Gambia

Presenter: Anne Rerimoi Tuesday 4th December 2018, 1pm LG6, Keppel Street, LSHTM Accurate data on perinatal and neonatal mortality in sub-Saharan Africa are scarce as full-fledged civil registration and vital statistics systems remain deficient. Health and Demographic Surveillance Systems (HDSS) … Continue reading

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PSG members present their findings at the 2018 International Family Planning Conference in Rwanda.

A  series of 4 presentations,  chaired by PSG’s Professor Cari Free, covered the benefits of mobile phones for reproductive health support. PSG member Chris Smith (Associate Professor) described his trial in Cambodia which increased the self-reported use of long acting contraception … Continue reading

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Horizons Without Limits – A Celebration of Nursing

On Friday 11 May 2018 we had a special event at the School to celebrate the 20th anniversary of LSHTM’s Diploma in Tropical Nursing (DTN) programme and the enormous contribution nurses make to Global Health. The celebration consisted of six … Continue reading

Attend our Student & Alumni Networking Events

With the start of term just seven weeks away our international Alumni Chapters have been busy planning and hosting pre-departure events in their respective cities. Alumni Chapter Pre-departure events provide alumni with the opportunity to network with new and prospective … Continue reading