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Protecting women and children in conflict settings

Bhutta, Z.A., Gaffey, M.F., Blanchet, K., Waldman, R. and Abbasi, K. 2019.  Protecting women and children in conflict settings: Children and their families urgently need better evidence, better care, and better outcomes. BMJ 364:l1095 doi: 10.1136/bmj.l1095.

Humanitarian Responses Across Time

Humanitarian Responses Across Time Better medicine, worse surveillance, and the same structural barriers Date: 8th March, 2019 Time: 12:45-13:45 PM Venue: Manson Theatre, Keppel St, LSHTM In the aftermath of the Rwandan Civil War, a cholera outbreak arose among Rwandan refugees in the town of Goma in neighboring Zaire. An estimated 50,000 deaths occurred from cholera, dysentery and […]

Medicine & The Media

Co-hosted by the March Centre and the Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre Medicine & The Media: The medical industrial complex, cold water swimming and humanitarian emergencies Date: 15th January, 2019 Time: 17:00-19:00 PM Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM Chris and Xand Van Tulleken, medical doctors, LSHTM alumni and identical twins who have presented numerous popular science series on the BBC, […]