How Science Has Recently Affected the Royal Family

MSc Medical Parasitology student Brittany is blogging about her experiences in London, and why it’s such a great city to study science:
I’m not ashamed to admit that when it comes to my reading and studying, I tend to stay pretty tunnel vision on science articles and books…

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A Saturday in London

MSc Medical Parasitology student Brittany is blogging about her experiences in London, and why it’s such a great city to study science:
Last Saturday, on November 8th, our group of Study Ambassadors got the opportunity to participate in a treasure hunt all over Westminster, and we had a blast…

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Night at The Museum– Halloween Edition

MSc Medical Parasitology student Brittany is blogging about her experiences in London, and why it’s such a great city to study science:

So, I decided to spend my Halloween night this year in a way quite different than I’m used to, by attending the AfterHours event at the…

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Access to Opioids: a fairytale?

In my last academic year of MSc Global Health Policy at LSHTM (as a Distance Learner) I have chosen three modules (Conflict & Health, TB and Health Care Evaluation) and a MSc Project Report.  The topic of my master’s thesis deals with ‘Access to Opioids for Medical Purpose’ in…

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A student’s summer project – To India and Back

MSc Control of Infectious Diseases student Ruth Zwizwai wrote a blog during her summer project. In this post Ruth shares the highlights of her trip to India…

“Where you go becomes part of you somehow.” – Anita Desai

This summer project has been challenging and rewarding in equal measures. From the…

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Enjoy the holiday……while it lasts!

Hi there!

To the continuing students, I hope you are enjoying the holiday! That is…..if you have already handed in the Assessed Assignments.

Well, well, well, I just have these few words “Enjoy the holiday while it lasts!”

I will never forget those days when I was a distance…

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Summer Project: Sampling mosquito populations

MSc Control of Infectious Diseases student Corey Le Claire co-produced a video with JD Charlwood while undertaking fieldwork for his summer project, which involved investigating different vector sampling techniques in Kyamura, Kagera Region, Tanzania:

 

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Waiting for the Examination Results,,,,,,,

Its been almost two months since we sat for the examinations and the waiting for the results is going to be over in less than 24hrs from now.

I must say it is a mixed feeling at the moment and a little bit anxiety. The holiday mood and the feeling…

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Summer Project: Working in Cambodia

For her summer project, winner of our student photo competition Molly Miller-Petrie is investigating the the management of children’s waste and interest in new hygienic disposal products. Molly’s research has taken her to the Kampong Speu province in Cambodia.

The leaves of the banana trees lining the…

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Global Health Diplomacy

Thanks to the recommendation of several LSHTM professors I spent the first part of my summer doing courses: one was a 6-week on-line course on ‘Understanding Research Methods’ (www.coursera.org) which I greatly recommend and which will help you do your academic writing. The other course was…

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