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Amira Shaheen: Winner of the 2019 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards (one of five winners)

For this week’s alumni profile we spoke to alumna Amira Shaheen. Amira  is Assistant Prof. in Epidemiology and Population Health for An-Najah National University in Nablus, Palestine. She is also CHIFA Country Representative for Palestine and most recently has been named one … Continue reading

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

New series on implementation for early child development launched in Archives of Disease in Childhood

An Archives of Disease in Childhood Series #everychildthrive All open access papers available for download now: Full series Editorial: Reaching the dream of optimal development for every child, everywhere: what do we know about ‘how to’? Paper 1: Contextual design … 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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