Past Events

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 on TB diagnostics in Somaliland

Come listen to the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group seminar: Are new or ‘optimized’ technologies for TB diagnosis suitable to the post-conflict healthcare landscape? Lessons from Somaliland Speaker: Halima Mohamed Institution: LSHTM Date: Mon 23rd March 2015 Time: 12:45-2:00 Venue: Rm LG80 (Bennett Room), Keppel St http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/contact/location.html Abstract: Tuberculosis (TB) transmission is exacerbated by […]

Non-communicable Diseases in Humanitarian Settings Symposium

Thank you for participating in the Médecins Sans Frontières/London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine symposium on improving care of people with non-communicable diseases in humanitarian settings. Please take a look at the videos and slides from the day.

Research on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Humanitarian Settings

Date: June 21st, 2018 Time: 16:00 – 17:00, followed by a drinks reception Venue: Robin Murray A&B, IoPPN Main Building, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF   About: There have been important increases in the quantity and quality of research on mental health and psychosocial support activities in humanitarian crises. However, major gaps remain in the data and evidence around […]

May 12th Debate Recording

The Bloomsbury Humanitarian Debate on Evidence has been recorded and is available here.

European Refugee Crisis Event – 29 October 2015

Refugees in Europe: whose crisis is it? in the series Bloomsbury Humanitarian Debate organised with ECOHOST Date: Thursday 29 October 2015 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speakers: Leigh Daynes (Executive Director, Doctors of the World) Olumide Popoola (Writer, […]

Medicine, History, and the Humanitarian Response

Medicine, History, and the Humanitarian Response 22 September @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, Mansion Theatre, LSHTM   How have our knowledge, technology, and actions shaped health throughout history? Join this dynamic panel of experts, hosted by the Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre, to discuss the evolution of medicine, with highlights on the impact of […]

Next Bloomsbury Humanitarian Debate

Why should the World Humanitarian Summit focus on evidence-based approaches? Organised by London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Birkbeck College Date: Thursday 12 May 2016 Time: 5:30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK More information here.

Crises seminar: Refugees & minority communities in Malaysia

A recording of this event can be found HERE

A Seminar of the LSHTM Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre:

Human Rights, Civic Empowerment and Minority Communities: Advocating for Better Healthcare in Malaysia
Speaker: Yusralhakim
Institution: Independent activist
Date: Fri 14th Oct 2016
Time: 12:45 – 13:45
Venue: LSHTM, Keppel St, Manson lecture theatre

Migration and health – where’s the global leadership?

LANCET & LSHTM GLOBAL HEALTH LAB Migration and health – where’s the global leadership? Date: Tuesday 18 October 2016 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Chair(s): Martin McKee (LSHTM) and Richard Horton (Lancet) There are unprecedented numbers of refugees and other migrants around […]