Seminars

Access to healthcare for undocumented migrants and asylum seekers in the UK

Ensuring access to healthcare for asylum seekers and undocumented migrants in the UK – are we doing enough? Date: 15th May, 2019 Time: 17:30 – 19:00 BST Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre B, Keppel St, LSHTM   The Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre and Centre for Global Chronic Conditions are co-hosting a joint seminar on access to healthcare […]

Cyclones under Climate Change: The Disaster of Idai

Cyclones under Climate Change The Disaster of Idai Date: 2nd May, 2019 Time: 12:45-13:45 BST Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre B, Keppel St, LSHTM   The Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre and Planetary Health Network are co-hosting a lecture on the impact of cyclones and climate change on human health and populations. Ilan Kelman (UCL) will discuss disaster […]

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 […]