Monthly Archives: September 2014

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 … Continue reading

Missing: confidence in Liberia’s health system

by Margaret E. Kruk, Associate Professor, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health “Fear of Ebola breeds a terror of physicians” proclaimed an article in the New York Times recently, observing that sick people in rural areas were more comfortable … Continue reading

SEMINAR: ‘Politics, localism and epistemologies of practice: How will evidence-based public health fair in the world of local government?’

SPHR@L Seminar Series NIHR School for Public Health Research @ LSHTM ‘Politics, localism and epistemologies of practice: How will evidence-based public health fair in the world of local government?’ Speaker: Gemma Phillips (University of Edinburgh/ University of Glasgow) Seminar abstract – G Phillips … Continue reading

Top 5 downloaded papers from LSHTM Research Online – August 2014

Image caption: Metric Mania by Batega. License: CC-BY Last month LSHTM Research Online had over 21,000 full text papers downloaded. The top three downloading countries last month were Germany, US and France.  Below are the top five downloaded papers for … Continue reading