Monthly Archives: September 2013

Overcoming inequalities in a mixed health system: the new Chilean miracle?

By Claudio Mendez How do we overcome inequalities in a mixed health system? This is an important question, which for me does not have a clear, evidence-based answer. One of the reasons why this question remains unanswered is that the … Continue reading

One in Four: Experience and Action

Globally, approximately 450 million people have a mental health problem. This equates to one in four families worldwide having at least one member with a mental health problem. The School’s Centre for Global Mental Health has brought together exhibits that … Continue reading

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Research Fellow

JOB OPPORTUNITY [published 3rd September 2013] Research Fellow; Department of Health Services Research & Policy We are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to join the NIHR School for Public Health Research team at LSHTM (SPHR@L) to work on a program of research … Continue reading

Part Five: When It’s Over

*This is the last part of a 5-part mini series on my experience of completing a Summer Project for an MSc in Public Health at the LSHTM (General Stream). When It’s Over 111 pharmacies visited, 8 elephants, 10 Thai massages, … Continue reading