Past Events

Improving quality of care for mothers and newborns with the WHO Safe Childbirth Checklist: implementation experience from BetterBirth

UPDATE: Slides and Presentation by Katherine Semrau from this event available via Panopto HERE Speaker: Katherine Semrau Date: Thursday, 6 October Time: 5pm Venue: John Snow A   Katherine Semrau, PhD, MPH, leads the BetterBirth Program and associated trial investigating the impact of the WHO Safe Childbirth Checklist and associated peer-coaching program on maternal and […]

Global Launch: Lancet Maternal Health Series | 18 September

The Lancet Maternal Health series global launch is being held in New York on the 18 September. PLEASE REGISTER YOUR ATTENDANCE HERE: For those who cannot attend the event will be live tweeted and can be followed using  #MaternalHealthNow The London launch will be held on 11 October at LSHTM – more details to […]

The Zika babies – what do we know and what should be done?

Part of the International Centre for Evidence in Disability Seminar Series, in partnership with the MARCH Centre:    “The Zika babies – what do we know and what should be done?” Date: Tuesday – July 26th, 2016 Time: 5.30pm – 7.00pm Venue: LG6/7, Rose room, Keppel Street Building, LSHTM The seminar will be followed by […]

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 […]