Inspiring alumnus, Enas Newire, was recently featured in an article in the Independent highlighting the surge in popularity of taking a degree by Distance Learning at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
Taking the Msc Infectious Diseases by Distance learning allowed Enas to gain invaluable experience in a lab whist gaining a highly accredited qualification (not to mention getting married and having a baby at the same time). This combination gave her the edge over other candidates when applying for funding for her PhD at UCL, which she is currently pursuing.
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We will be celebrating the School’s Distance Learning Programme on Friday 22 March 2013 at our Annual Distance Learning Reception. The event will be held in the LSHTM Library, Keppel St, London. All current, prospective and previous distance learning students welcome!