Centre for Global Chronic Conditions
We seek to improve understanding of and responses to chronic conditions in low, middle and high-income country settings through research, policy and public engagement and teaching.
The Centre fosters collaboration and communication between researchers across a range of settings and disciplines. We have skills in epidemiology, economics, social and political sciences; and with a strong focus on health systems.
We address chronic non communicable diseases (NCDs), and also their interaction with other chronic conditions – in particular mental health, and chronic communicable diseases such as TB and HIV/AIDS.
Register now for Polypill Symposium
The Global Centre for Chronic Conditions at LSHTM, the George Institute for Global Health, Sydney and Médecins sans Frontières will co-host this symposium on “Fixed-dose combinations for cardiovascular disease and hypertension: Perspectives and lessons learnt from HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria” on 3 July at John Snow Lecture Theatre.Register now
1. Quantifying the problem
2. Explaining the problem
3. Acting on the problem
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European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
The Centre is a WHO Collaborating Centre and hosts the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. Our work supports and promotes evidence-based health policy-making through comprehensive and rigorous analysis of the dynamics of health care systems in Europe.