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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 […]

Audio podcast on ebola from Crises Members

Karl Blanchet talks about how the health systems of Liberia and SIerra Leone are coping with the Ebola outbreak. Olivier Le Polain talks about his experience as a volunteer for Save the Children in Liberia, where he helped with the development of Community Care Centres. Podcast available on Soundcloud.  

Ebola-relation opinion piece published in Newstateman

Warnings over collapse of health system in the wake of ebola in Sierra Leone