Past Events

Nutrition Impact and Positive Practice Launch in London, United Kindgom

Date: May 2nd, 2017; 2-5pm Location: The Friends House (Elizabeth Fry 1 room), 173 – 177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ   In 2012, GOAL designed the Nutrition Impact and Positive Practice (NIPP) approach as a participatory and grass-roots based approach, directly tackling a package of the underlying behavioural causes of malnutrition, irrespective of its […]

Jackson: A film Screening on Abortion Access in the United States

Date: Thursday 27 April 2017 Time: 5:15 pm – 7.00 pm Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Film Join the MARCH Centre for a film screening of Jackson, which explores the complexity behind abortion access in the United States. Abortion remains legal in the United States but anti-abortion efforts have succeeded […]

Applying Maternal Death Surveillance and Response in Crises Settings

Date: Thursday 23 March 2017 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Please click here to register. Overview: Mothers and their babies face greater risks to their survival during humanitarian crises. However, there is a dearth of evidence about how best […]

Safetxt: Designing a safer sex intervention delivered by text message for young people in the UK diagnosed with Chlamydia or Gonorrhoea

The importance of the development phase of health and health care interventions is increasingly recognised. A series of seminars on intervention development have been organised as forum within LSHTM for sharing intervention development methodologies, expertise, experiences and challenges.   Safetxt: Designing a safer sex intervention delivered by text message for young people in the UK diagnosed with Chlamydia or Gonorrhoea  Speaker: Caroline Free Date: Monday 13th March Time: 12.45-2pm Venue: LG7, […]

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 […]

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 […]

What should the Research Agenda for FGM Be?

Hosted by MARCH Centre, in association with FORWARD UK Date: Thursday 9 February 2017 Time: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Lecture Chair(s): Professor Joy Lawn To mark International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation on the 6th of February, […]

The Global Financing Facility for Women and Children’s Health – A New Way of Financing for Development

Date: Tuesday 26 January 2016  Time: 5:30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Lecture Speaker(s): Mariam Claeson, Director of the Global Financing Facility for Every Woman Every Child Description: Mariam Claeson, Director of The Global Financing Facility (GFF) for Every Woman Every Child will present the who, what, where and […]

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. […]

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 […]