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Book launch: Band-aid for a broken leg by Damien Brown (current Masters student at LSHTM), 29 January 2013

Date: Tuesday 29th of January Time: 5.30pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre (LSHTM), followed by reception. Band-aid for a broken leg is a powerful, heart-breaking, surprisingly funny, honest and ultimately uplifting account of life on the medical frontline, and a moving testimony of the work done by Medecins Sans Frontieres and the extraordinary and sometimes eccentric […]

Sir John Holmes helps launch the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group

By Musa Yousuf, DrPH Candidate Tuesday 20 November saw the official launch of the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group – a research group focussed on improving the public health of populations affected by armed conflict or natural disasters. The launch event was well attended by staff, students and guests. Sir John Holmes delivered a […]

New Podcast on Humanitarian Crises

The Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research at the Harvard School of Public Health and Karl Blanchet of the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group have jointly produced a podcat on Health in Humanitarian Crises for the Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA) of SIDA. The podcast constitutes a new online module of […]