The MARCH Centre
The Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive, and Child Health (MARCH) is the central hub for women’s and children’s health within The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

MARCH Researchers make Semi-Final of Competition for $100 Million Grant

The MARCH Centre, in partnership with Rice University, is one of eight groups named as semi-finalists in 100&Change, a global competition for a single $100 million grant from the MacArthur Foundation. The group’s project to improve newborn survival in Africa was selected from 1,904 applications as one of the eight ‘bold solutions to critical social problems’.

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The ABC of Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive and Child Health

Listen to staff explain more about the work of the Centre and how it aims to improve women's and children's health worldwide.

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MARCH MOOC: Improving the Health of Women, Children and Adolescents: from Evidence to Action

At a time of global concern over emerging infectious and chronic diseases, it is important to remember that millions of women and children continue to die every year from conditions that are easily preventable and treatable.

This free online course presents the latest data, priorities and debates about the health of adolescents, mothers, newborns and children in an accessible way, so that everyone has the opportunity to engage with the issues.

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MARCH Centre Blog

Red interviews about the work that MARCH researchers are doing and other though pieces written by LSHTM students and staff related to Maternal, Adolescent Reproductive, and Child Health.

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A Call for Sustained and Improved Measurement

Video interview with Dr Tanya Marchant on a recent Lancet paper written on behalf of the Kirkland Group. Dr Marchant is a member of the Kirkland Group and explains the six principles the group put together as a call to action for improving measurement for maternal, newborn and child health.

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