Global Mental Health Conference & The Lancet Prize

By Dr. M. Tasdik Hasan MBBS, MPH(Epidemiology), CCD (BIRDEM), PGDDM (DU) MSc Candidate, Global Mental Health, King’s College London & London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine   The Global Mental Health Conference is an annual event showcasing the latest research on the many and varied challenges of mental health around the world. It was […]

Summer Project Insights from Former MSc Students

By Queena Luu   There are many ways of undertaking a MSc summer project within a health in humanitarian crisis context. In a December seminar, three past LSHTM students gave insights about their summer project research process.   Project Overviews   Racheal Pearson presented her project, “Mental Health Outcomes and Violence against Women: A Study […]

On the ground in Rohingya refugee camps: Tackling Diptheria

Infectious diseases have been sweeping through the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh for months, including diptheria. Chrissy Alcock, a student at LSHTM, has been on the ground since December as part of the UK Emergency Medical Team. In this blog, she shares what it is like working on a team to help support local capacity […]