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Scholarship opportunities for the MSc in Demography and Health at LSHTM

The MSc in Demography and Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine has a world-leading reputation for technical training in demography and population studies, and is unique because of its substantive focus on health in all regions of the … Continue reading

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Violence against women and girls – a human rights and public health problem

The 25th of November marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and the start of an annual campaign: The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. The international movement, which had its origins at the Women’s … Continue reading

Informing design and implementation for early child development programmes: follow for updates!

Archives of Disease in Childhood Series coming in March 2019 #ACT4ECD #everychildthrive This page will be updated as we get closer to the series launch! Read below for background information to the series and the programmes that made it possible.  … Continue reading

Vacancy 2 of 2 at MEIRU (Alpha partner) – Research Fellow

Research Fellow (based in Malawi) Department of Population Health Salary:  £39,304 to £44,634 per annum, inclusive. Closing Date:  Wednesday 05 December 2018 Interview Date:  Monday 17 December 2018 Reference:  EPH-DPH-2018-15   This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic trials manager / … Continue reading

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Vacancy 1 of 2 at MEIRU (Alpha partner) – Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor (based in Malawi) Department of Population Health Salary:  £45,878 per annum, inclusive. Closing Date:  Wednesday 05 December 2018 Interview Date:  Monday 17 December 2018 Reference:  EPH-DPH-2018-16   This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic early/mid-career academic to lead and … Continue reading

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SEMINAR: Prof Michele Gelfand – Rule Makers, Rule Breakers: How Tight and Loose Cultures Wire our World

Rule Makers, Rule Breakers: How Tight and Loose Cultures Wire our World October 19th, 12.30 – 13.30, John Snow Prof Michele Gelfand Distinguished University Professor (University of Maryland) Board Member – National Academy of Sciences Founding co-editor of the Advances … Continue reading

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Blog from Esmael Habtamu Ali, PhD: Co-Lead Educator for Eliminating Trachoma MOOC

Esmael Habtamu Ali with patient during Trachoma field work in Ethiopia Register for the Eliminating Trachoma course here: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/eliminating-trachoma/ Esmael Habtamu Ali PhD, Co-Lead Educator Why Trachoma? My country, Ethiopia, has amongst the highest levels of avoidable blindness in the … Continue reading

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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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