New publication documenting that differences in fertility between HIV positive and HIV negative women are narrowing as ART becomes more widely available: Marston, M., Nakiyingi-Miiro, J., Hosegood, V., Lutalo, T., Mtenga, B., Zaba, B., & ALPHA network. (2016). Measuring … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: March 2016
A report by the School and the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has found ‘substantial variation’ in practice between maternity units in England, and warns this variation in the care received by women when giving birth is concerning. BBC Online, … Continue reading
The Gender Violence and Health Centre (GVHC) hosted a follow-up expert meeting for mutual exchange between the intersections between violence against children and violence against women.
International Eye Health Course dates: 4 – 8 July 2016 Location: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK Teacher vision test © Peek To Apply: http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/cpd/spv.html Course Organisers Professor Allen Foster Dr Andrew Bastawrous The primary purposes of the … Continue reading
The 2016 ICEH Alumni Workshop was held 1-4 March, 2016 and it was a great success. I wish I could thank each one of you in person for the success of the workshop, but until that time comes please enjoy … Continue reading
Ellen Flint’s research which found that walking and cycling to work is linked with lower body fat and BMI in mid-life results in over 300 pieces of coverage including BBC Online: “This study shows that people who do manage to build … Continue reading
Data Resource Profile: Network for Analysing Longitudinal Population-based HIV/AIDS data on Africa (ALPHA Network), Int J Epidemiol. 2016, vol45(1):83-93.
The MARCH Centre A theme will be holding a seminar next week to discuss ideas around morality and moral messaging in adolescent and young people’s health. Continue reading
This week’s Alumni Profile features, Andrew Flagg, who graduated from the School in 2013 with a PGCert in Global Health Policy by Distance Learning . Andrew now works as a Political Adviser for the Socialist and Democrat Group in the European Parliament, Environment, Public Health … Continue reading
Laura Rodrigues appears on BBC Panorama from the Zika frontline in Recife, Brazil, to discuss her studies into microcephaly: “Women who are pregnant and get Zika don’t know if the risk to their babies is 5% or 95%. I think … Continue reading