All posts in LSHTM Alumni Community

Alumni Profile: Maiko Hirai

Maiko Hirai (MSc Public Health, 2014) is an Associate Partner for McKinsey, the Global Public Health and Healthcare practice. Here, she describes how her work has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, how LSHTM gave her long-lasting connections, and advice for current students.
“I spent my childhood in…

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COVID-19 Alumni Stories: Osa Rafshodia Rafidin

Osa Rafshodia Rafidin (Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, 2016) is Head of Department of Disease Control and Prevention at the Health City Office of Samarinda, East Borneo, Indonesia. Here, he describes how he has worked with communities to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

“We had to change…

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Alumni Profile: Majekodunmi Omololuoye

Majekodunmi Omololuoye (MSc Public Health for Development, 2017) works as a Senior Technical Officer for FHI 360. He has oversight responsibilities for PMTCT, paediatric and adolescent HIV, and cervical cancer integration in HIV programs. Here, he describes his best memories at LSHTM and his career path since leaving the School…

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Host your own virtual class reunion!

We can help you reconnect with your old friends – virtually, of course. A video call is a great way to reminisce about your time at LSHTM, share stories and find out what your classmates have been up to.

All you need to do is email us (alumni@lshtm.ac.uk…

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60 seconds with Ariella Rosita King

Dr Ariella (Ariel) Rosita King (PhD Public Health and Policy, 2002) is the Founder and President of The Ariel Foundation International. We asked her about her role, projects she is working on and some quick-fire questions.

What is your role and what does it involve?

I started the Ariel…

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COVID-19 Alumni Stories: Abraar Karan

Abraar Karan (Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, 2019) works as an Internal Medicine and Global Health Physician within Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Here, he discusses how life has changed since the COVID-19 pandemic and what his thoughts for the future are.

“At the…

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60 seconds with Liliana Cândida Dengo-Baloi

October is Black History Month in the UK, an annual observance that celebrates and reflects on Black history, arts and culture, as well as recognising the achievements and roles of Black people in shaping history. LSHTM is committed to fostering a supportive, enabling and inclusive environment, where all individuals are…

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60 seconds with Iya Saidou Conde

October is Black History Month in the UK, an annual observance that celebrates and reflects on Black history, arts and culture, as well as recognising the achievements and roles of Black people in shaping history. LSHTM is committed to fostering a supportive, enabling and inclusive environment, where all individuals are…

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What makes you smile about your time at LSHTM

This year, on World Smile Day, we asked you what made you smile about your time at LSHTM. We were overjoyed reading your responses on social media, so this got us thinking! We would love to share your moments about what makes you smile when you think about your time…

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COVID-19 Alumni Stories: Dr Chadia Wannous

Dr Chadia Wannous, graduated with a Master’s of Science in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research from LSHTM in 1999 and has been at the forefront of prevention, preparedness and response to health emergencies for more than 15 years. Unsurprisingly, in the past months the focus of her work has…

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