Health and Humanitarian Crises Centre – Student Group Meeting

Date: Monday 23rd October Time: 13.00- 14.00 Venue: Room LG81. Keppel Street Are you an MSc student with experience or interest in health in humanitarian crises? We invite you to join the LSHTM Health and Humanitarian Crises Centre Student Group! Please join us for the first meeting at lunchtime on Monday 23rd October, where you […]

Humanitarian Evidence Week 2017

Humanitarian Evidence Week 2017 (HEW2017) will take place from 6 to 12 November 2017. HEW2017 is an initiative led by Evidence Aid, in collaboration with the Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine to promote a more evidence-based approach together with over twenty organisations. Evidence Aid is co-organising a debate at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine […]

Improving evidence-based decision-making and accountability in humanitarian response: Opportunities from the RECAP project

Date: Mon, 6 Nov 2017 Time: 5.30-7pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street   Summary: Bayard Roberts will provide an overview of the new ‘RECAP’ project. This project seeks to strengthen the use of research and research capacity building to help improve decision-making and accountability in humanitarian response. This will be run in partnership with […]

The Spatial Ecology of War and Peace

Speaker: Dr. Weisi Guo Institution: University of Warwick Date: November 23, 2017 Time: 12:45 – 1:45 Venue: LSHTM, Keppel Street, Bradford Room LG8 Abstract: For centuries, we have improved our understanding of specific conflicts, but what if there is a common phenomenon that governs violent behaviour? Here, we present a geo-spatial interaction model that uses […]