Past Events

China’s One Child Policy: What is the public health legacy?

Date & Time: Tuesday 17th April, 12.45pm Venue: Jerry Morris B, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, WC1H 9SH Speaker: Zou Yuliang After nearly forty years of reform and opening-up, great changes have taken place in the lives of people living in China and in the position of China within the world. Coincident with the start of […]

Embracing Uncertainty: Evaluation of a Human Centered-Designed Programme for Adolescent Health

Date: Tuesday, 30th January 2018 Time: 12:45pm – 1:45pm Venue: LG9, Keppel Street Speaker: Aoife Doyle Aoife Doyle is an Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at LSHTM and MARCH Centre member whose research focuses on sexual and reproductive health and the evaluation of interventions for young people. In this seminar she will present the design of the outcome evaluation of the Adolescent […]

Sepsis prevention in neonates in Zambia: impact of an infection prevention bundle on nosocomial bacteremia

Date: Thu 25 Jan 2018 Room: John Snow Lecture Theatre Time: 12.45 – 14.00 Speaker: Professor Davidson Hamer MD, FACP, FIDSA Institution: Professor of Global Health and Medicine at the Boston University School of Public Health and School of Medicine, and Adjunct Professor of Nutrition at the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and […]

MARCH Centre’s Annual Student Christmas Event – list of projects added

Date: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 Time: 5.15-6.15pm Venue: John Snow & South Courtyard   The MARCH Centre hosted its annual Student Christmas Event on Thursday 14th December, 5-15-6.30pm in the John Snow Lecture Theatre. This is a great opportunity for students to show their interest and get involved in the Centre. The event has historically […]

How can we stop women bleeding to death in childbirth? WOMAN Trial panel event and Blood Clock launch

Location: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT Time and date: 17.30 – 20.00 on Thursday 9 November 2017   Please join us for this special event hosted by the WOMAN Trial and the School’s MARCH Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health. The evening will address the leading single cause of maternal deaths […]

Content & costs of community maternal-newborn care: Health Policy and Planning Series launch of multi-country economic analyses

Date: Tue 3 Oct 2017 Time: 17.15-18.45pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street   To reach universal health coverage with care at birth and prevent 300,000 maternal deaths and 5.3 million neonatal deaths and stillbirths, an important strategy is to provide home care during pregnancy and postnatally, as well as effective care at birth […]

Research Symposium: 2017 Family Planning Summit Side Event

Bridging the gap to FP2020:  Evidence to accelerate progress towards meeting the need for family planning   Date: Monday 10 July 2017 Time: 12pm – 5pm Location: Kennedy Lecture Theatre, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street London, WC1N 1EH   To coincide with the 2017 Family Planning Summit, the London School […]

Quality of Community Based Newborn Care in Ethiopia

Community Base Newborn Care (CBNC) Midterm Programme Evaluation Community-Based Newborn Care (CBNC) is an Ethiopian national initiative launched in March 2013 as a mean of bringing life-saving care to mothers and newborns at the community level within the Ethiopian health system. CBNC aims to improve newborn survival through the strengthening of Primary Health Care Units […]

Adolescents and young people living with a disability or chronic condition – sharing research experiences

Date: Tuesday 27 June 2017 Time: 13:00 – 16:45 Venue: LG24, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT This will be a workshop for sharing experiences; it will look at methodological approaches as well as thematic issues. Please let us know if you would be happy to offer a speed talk (5 mins) on this topic/related. Agenda: 1:00 – […]

Impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in The Gambia, unfinished business

Date: Thursday 15 June 2017 Time: 12:45 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: Rose Room -LG6, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Dr Grant Mackenzie, Clinical Epidemiologist, MRC Unit The Gambia Abstract: Pneumococcus has been the most common cause of childhood pneumonia and invasive bacterial disease. The introduction of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine […]