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

School children in India Register for the Global Blindness course here: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/global-blindness 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 … 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

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