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The third run of our free online course Global Health and Disability begins on Monday, September 10th 2018

The third run of our free, online course on Global Health and Disability begins on Monday 10th September. Over 6,000 students from all over the world completed one of the first two runs, so we’re really excited for Run 3. … Continue reading

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Blog from Dr Priya Morjaria: Co-Lead Educator for Global Blindness: Planning for Eye Care Services MOOC

School children in India Dr Priya Morjaria, Co-Lead Educator For the past 3 years, I have been working on my PhD at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The focus of my work was ‘Evidence to improve the … Continue reading

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The child of the radio

By Radha Chakraborty (Creative Director, Development Media International) Results from a randomised controlled trial conducted by Development Media International and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in rural Burkina Faso show that mass media can lead to significant increases … Continue reading

Hideyo Noguchi Africa Prize 2019

The Third Hideyo Noguchi Africa Prize Nominations are open until July 31st 2018. The Hideyo Noguchi Africa Prize aims to honour individuals with outstanding achievements in the fields of medical research and medical services to combat infectious and other diseases … Continue reading

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East African Research in Progress

The second East African Research in Progress meeting (EARIP) will take place at Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre in Moshi, Tanzania, 27-29 September. This meeting is designed specifically for early career investigators to present their unpublished research in progress to peers … Continue reading

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John Dirks Award 2018

The John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award recognizes the world’s top scientists who have made outstanding achievements in Global Health Research. Gairdner invites the scientific community to nominate qualified scientists from any branch of global health. The award is science-focused, … Continue reading

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Impliquer les hommes dans les soins de maternité au Burkina Faso: Nouvelle étude d’un ancienne étudiante de doctorat à LSHTM publiée dans le Bulletin de l’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé

Par Marina A.S. Daniele, ancienne étudiante de doctorat à la Faculté d’Epidémiologie et de Santé de la Population; actuellement chercheur dans l’étude PRECISE au King’s College de Londres. La publication en texte intégral dans le Bulletin de l’OMS peut être … Continue reading

Involving men in maternity care in Burkina Faso: New study by former LSHTM PhD student published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization.

By Marina A.S. Daniele, former PhD student in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health at LSHTM, now Midwife Researcher with the PRECISE network at King’s College London. Contact Marina at marina.daniele@kcl.ac.uk & follow her on Twitter @marasdan The full … Continue reading

ICED Newsletter: June 2018

Dear all, Slightly late this month – but it has been one of those months! We are excited to launch the reports of our research on the inclusion of people with disabilities in the social protection programmes in Nepal and … Continue reading

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