Launch of the Lancet Series on Health in Humanitarian Crises Date: Friday 9 June 2017 Time: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Launch There are critical gaps in knowledge and practice in health sector responses in humanitarian crises. This event will […]
War Zone Surgery in the series Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre Date: Tuesday 6 June 2017 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: John Snow Lecure Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): David Nott, David Nott Foundation Health in Humanitarian Crisis Centre Abstract: Surgery in times of war […]
HHCC Seminar Series: An insider’s perspective on health in the Syrian conflict: Humanitarian response and a health system in crisis
HHCC Seminar Series: An insider’s perspective on health in the Syrian conflict: Humanitarian response and a health system in crisis Speaker: Dr. Abdulkarim Ekzayez Date: Thursday 27 April 2017 Time: 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Venue: LG80, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Overview: The Syrian crisis enters its seventh year without clear end point. The […]
Articles in Reuters, Daily Mail, Channel News Asia and VOA about “Study shows healthcare in Syria now a target of war” with a comment from Karl Blanchet supporting the importance of such a study published by our colleagues from American University of Beirut.
The School’s Health in Humanitarian Crises free online course has now come to an end, with more than 15,000 learners and over 190 countries and territories represented worldwide. We extend our thanks to all of our contributors from the School and international organisations across the world, as this could not have been achieved without their […]
Health in Humanitarian Crises — What I Have Learned So Far article from Najma Khorrami.
Speaker: Richard Garfield
Date: February 13th, 2017
Time: 12:45 – 1:45
Venue: LG81, Keppel Street
Karl Blanchet interviewed by Meera Senthilingam, CNN, in her article about David Nott and war surgery. Read more on Medics on the front line: The man making Syria’s surgical heroes.
Helena Legido-Quigley from LSHTM has published an expert comment for the Chaltham House on the Refugee Crisis and is available here.
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine has been awarded the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) ‘University of the Year’ award for 2016. The School was the judges’ unanimous choice for the award, given in recognition of its response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa in 2014/15. The judges praised the School for putting […]