Past Events

Abortion related research – where are we at and where are the gaps?

Date: June 20th, 2016 Time: 15.30-17.30 Place: LG6, Keppel Street. Title: “Abortion related research – where are we at and where are the gaps? Description: The seminar focuses on current and recent abortion related research at the LSHTM and Karolinska Institutet (Sweden). Six researchers and phd-students are presenting their work from Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and […]

Accountability for women’s & children’s health

ECOHOST & MARCH joint seminar Date: Tuesday 24 May 2016  Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: LG4, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Type of event: Seminar  Speaker(s): Nebojsa Novcic Holding ourselves accountable for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health – a question of data and political will. Abstract: Launched in September 2010 by the UN Secretary-General, the Global Strategy for […]

Point-of-care technologies: experiences from the e-POCT trial in Tanzania.

This seminar is being held in conjunction with  the Malaria Centre and IDC Title: Point-of-care technologies to improve the management of febrile illnesses and the rational use of antibiotics in children in resource-poor settings: experiences from the e-POCT trial in Tanzania. When: 18 May 12:45 – 14:00 Where: Jerry Morris B, Tavistock Place, LSHTM All […]

MARCH Retreat 2016

Date: Wednesday 11 May 2016 Time: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Venue: Wellcome Trust, 215 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BE Type of event: Meeting Survive, Thrive, Transform: These words form the three pillars of the UN Secretary General’s Global Strategy for the health of Women, Children and Adolescents towards 2030 and the SDGs. The School has a strong […]

Our Future: A Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Wellbeing

Hosted by University College London & London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Date: Tuesday 10 May 2016 Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Venue: Kennedy Lecture Theatre, Institute for Global Health, UCL Type of event: Launch Adolescents have moved to the centre stage of global health and development following the recent announcement of the […]

MARCH Centre Careers Event

When: Wednesday, April 27th, from 5:15-6:30pm Where: John Snow Lecture Theatre B, Keppel St, LSHTM On Wednesday the 27th April the MARCH centre is hosting a Careers Event for students who are hoping to forge a career relating to maternal, reproductive, newborn, child and adolescent health. We have invited a wide range of speakers with […]

Global HPP Launch: Emergence and Effectiveness of Global Health Networks

Date: Tuesday 26 April 2016 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Launch   Global Launch of Health Policy and Planning’s supplement on the Emergence and Effectiveness of Global Health Networks  Synopsis:  A special Health Policy and Planning (HPP) supplement reports on […]

Nutrition and Disability: a neglected relationship?

Nutrition and Disability: a neglected relationship? Research from Ghana and Kenya and panel discussion Date: Thursday 3rd March Time: 12.45 – 2pm Venue: LSHTM, Keppel Street, LG8 (Bradford Hill room) Speakers: Hannah Kuper, Maria Zuurmond and Marko Kerac Admission: Free and Open to all A Joint MARCH and ICED seminar. About the Seminar: This seminar explores the […]

Free Online Course

This six-week free online course presents the latest data, priorities and debates about the health of adolescents, mothers, newborns and children worldwide. Start date: 29 February 2016 Duration: 6 weeks, 4 hours per week Email enquiries: study@lshtm.ac.uk Frequently Asked Questions Register for the course HERE Hear from participants HERE   The Course At a time […]

Global Launch of the Lancet Series on Ending Preventable Stillbirths

Date: Tuesday 19 January 2016 Time: 5:00-6:45pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel St, London WC1E 7HT Following the successful launch of The Lancet’s Stillbirth Series in April 2011, The Lancet in cooperation with the MARCH Centre, will launch a follow-on series entitled “Ending Preventable Stillbirths” on January 19, 2016. This launch, chaired by Dr Richard […]