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UCL-Lancet Commission on Migration and Health

In a time of unprecedented internal and international migration, and their relative public health impacts, the UCL-Lancet Commission on Migration and Health provides a foundation for policy makers, advocates, health systems and communities to improve migration and health locally and globally. With Cathy Zimmerman as senior author and including the support of Centre Co-director Karl Blanchet, […]

Armed Conflict & Public Health – call for papers

Armed Conflict & Public Health – the population level consequences of war Co-Director Karl Blanchet will be a guest editor on a special issue on ‘Armed Conflict & Public Health’ due for release in Aug/Sept 2019, which currently has a call for papers: In collaboration with the Journal of Public Health (JPH) and the Primary […]

Measuring Mortality in War: South Sudan

*** The Health in Humanitarian Crises Seminar Series *** South Sudan: Measuring Mortality in War Date: 13th November, 2018 Time: 5:30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre B, Keppel St, LSHTM The conflict in South Sudan has led to nearly 400,000 excess deaths since it began in 2013, with around half of the lives lost through violence, according to […]