Monthly Archives: September 2015

Death of Sir Ronald Ross – 16th September 1932

By Aisling O’Malley Sir Ronald Ross was born in India in 1857, he was educated in Englandand entered the Indian Medical Service in 1881. In 1892 he began his study of malaria and in 1895 began corresponding with Sir Patrick … Continue reading

GVHC at SVRI 2015

The Gender Violence Health Centre (GVHC) has been a major participant in the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) since it began. From 15–17 September 2015, GVHC researchers will be presenting at SVRI’s 2015 Forum in Stellenbosch, South Africa, highlighting the … Continue reading

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Health of child trafficking survivors

Poor mental health, self-harm and suicide attempts are common among children and adolescents who have been trafficked for forced labour or sexual exploitation, according to a new study published in JAMA Pediatrics.

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Vaccination Exhibition 3: Scientific Knowledge

Vaccination is a complicated process. It involves coordination between many different areas of public life, so that immunisations can be manufactured, distributed and given to people. At the heart of it, however, you need an effective vaccine. That requires research … Continue reading

Vision Mundi Fundacion’s International Congress for the Prevention of Blindness in Low Income Countries, Spain 23-24 Oct. 2015

Vision Mundi Fundacion’s International Congress for the Prevention of Blindness in Low Income Countries La Rioja, Spain, 23-24 Oct. 2015 ICEH’s own – Dr Cova Bascaran, Dr Nick Astbury and Dr Andrew Bastawrous will be speaking at the Congress. If … Continue reading

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