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Crises seminar 8 Sept on the production of ’emergency’ in Ebola

Come listen to the LSHTM Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: What emergency produces: Ebola and its artefacts Speakers: Frédéric Le Marcis, Veronica Gomez-Temesio & Sylvain Landry Faye Institution: Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, University of Montreal & University of Dakar Date: Tues 8th Sept 2015 Time: 16:30 – 18:00 Venue: LSHTM Keppel St, […]

Dimagi mHealth Presentation Slides

The presentation slides for the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar on mHealth, held on 24 June 2015 at LSHTM and given by Mohini Bhavsar from Dimagi, can be found by clicking on the link below. Presentation: Dimagi-CommCare LSHTM mHealth Seminar – 2015.6.24 “Mobile technology to save children’s lives in low income countries: experience from […]

Crises seminar 6 July on Fertility in eastern DRC

Come listen to a joint LSHTM seminar of the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group & the Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH) Centre: Fertility under assault: Natality in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in a time of conflict Speaker: Prof. Meredeth Turshen Institution: Rutgers University Date: Mon 6th July 2015 Time: 12:45-2:00 Venue: […]

Crises seminar 8 June on work of Hand in Hand for Syria

Come listen to the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: Delivering medical aid into an area of conflict: Reflections from Syria Speaker: Omar Gabbar Institution: Hand in Hand for Syria Date: Mon 8th June 2015 Time: 12:45-2:00 Venue: LSHTM Room LG7, Keppel St http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/contact/location.html Abstract: Delivering aid and supporting medical facilities in areas of […]

Crises seminar 24 June on mobile applications for IMCI

Come listen to the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: Mobile technology to save children’s lives in low income countries: experience from Burkina Faso & India Speaker: Mohini Bhavsar Institution: Dimaji Date: Wed 24th June 2015 Time: 12:45-2:00 Venue: LSHTM Jerry Morris B seminar room, 15-17 Tavistock Pl (**note venue change**) http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/contact/location.html Abstract: Dimagi has […]

Next: June 22nd – Next Bloomsbury Debate

Securitisation of aid in the series Bloomsbury Humanitarian Debate Date: Monday 22 June 2015 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre A, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Debate Chair(s): Fiona Campbell, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Securitisation of aid: where does it leave humanitarian […]

Audio cast available: Media and Humanitarism

Thursday, March 19, 2015 Speakers: Gregory Kent, Roehampton University | Polly Markandya, Head of Communications Médecins Sans Frontières UK | Tim Markham, Birkbeck College | Francis Rolt, Director, Radio for Peace Building. The audio cast of the event is now available. A collaboration of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Birkbeck College, and […]

Next Bloomsbury Humanitarian Debate

Date: Thursday 19 March 2015 Time: 5:30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Debate Humanitarianism in the Media With a recent report by the International Broadcasting Trust highlighting the strained relations between journalists and humanitarian relief agencies, questions over the role of the media in […]

Crises seminar on research in Syrian health crisis

Come listen to the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: The Syrian health crisis: opportunities & challenges of conducting research in a protracted humanitarian crisis Speaker: Dr. Fouad M Fouad Institution: American University of Beirut Date: Thurs 12th Feb 2015 Time: 12:45-2:00 Venue: John Snow A lecture theatre, Keppel St (Please note venue change) […]

Crises seminar on mobile data collection tools in crises

Come listen to the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: New data collection technologies in conflict & disaster research: Experience from the Syrian refugee crisis Speaker: Jesse Berns Institution: MSF Date: Thurs 26th Feb 2015 Time: 12:45-2:00 Venue: Rm LG81 (Lucas Room), Keppel St http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/contact/location.html Abstract: In complex humanitarian emergencies, new mobile data collection […]