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Film Screening: The New Man

Date: Thursday 23 February 2017 Time: 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm  Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Chair: Professor Joy Lawn, Director of the MARCH Centre Join the MARCH Centre in marking the 1-year anniversary of the Lancet Series on Ending Preventable Stillbirths with the film screening of The New Man, directed by Josh Appignanesi and […]

Film screening: Myanmar Midwife

Date: Monday 27 February 2017 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:30 pm  Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Speaker: Carine Weiss Myanmar Midwife – an eye opening look at midwifery in rural Myanmar Every year, approximately one million women in Myanmar give birth; of these, more than 2,400 die from pregnancy […]

Innovations to improve maternal and newborn death surveillance to better respond to future Ebola outbreaks

Date: Tuesday 17 January 2017 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Chair(s): Dr Sara L Nam, Global MDSR Action Network – Evidence for Action, Options Consultancy Services Ltd. Recently, the Ebola outbreak in West Africa hit the poorest hardest. […]

Reflections from a research stay at MARCH centre by Amanda Cleeve

By Amanda Cleeve, RNM, MSc, PhD-student Department of Women´s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden   This spring I did a research stay at MARCH centre over a period of 10 weeks. As a midwife and a PhD-student with global health education and interest, MARCH centre was an obvious choice for me. I find almost anything […]

Access to contraception in emerging health markets: An analysis of health financing in 20 countries by Marie Stopes International

GLOBAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR SERIES presents Access to contraception in emerging health markets: An analysis of health financing in 20 countries by Marie Stopes International Speaker: Caitlin Mazzilli, Marie Stopes International                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thursday, December 15, 2016, 12:45-2pm Jerry Morris A, 15-17 Tavistock Place   “Universal health coverage, the single most powerful concept that public health […]

Implausible and improbable? Efforts to improve child survival in low-income settings

in the series Inaugural Lectures Date: Thursday 8 December 2016 Time: 5:15 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Inaugural Lecture Speaker(s): Joanna Schellenberg, Professor of Epidemiology & International Health, MARCH B Theme Lead Followed by a drinks reception in the South Courtyard Café The lecture […]