Seminar

The UK Dermatology Clinical Trials Network – democratising the clinical trial agenda in dermatology

Date: 12 September 2018 Time: 12.45 – 2pm Venue: Curtis Room [LG9], Keppel Street Speaker(s): Hywel C. Williams, DSc, FMedSci, Professor of Dermato-Epidemiology, Centre of Evidence-Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham  Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required   Skin disease is a leading cause of years lived with disability, yet the evidence […]

Hypertension in Russia: Initial results from a major new research project

Date: 30 April 2018 Time: 12:45pm-2:00 pm Location: LG8 Keppel Street Speakers: David Leon, Sarah Cook, Katie Bates, Martin McKee and other members of the IPCDR project team Russia has one of the highest rates of mortality from Cardiovascular Disease in the world. The International Project on Cardiovascular Disease in Russia (IPCDR) was set up […]

Disability and NCDs: What’s the link? [Recording online]

Date: 12 June 2018 Time: 12.45 – 2pm Venue: John Snow A, Keppel Street Speaker(s): Professor Hannah Kuper, LSHTM Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis There are a billion people globally with disabilities. People with disabilities are on average older and poorer, […]

Strategies to address CVD burden in India: A synopsis of Research to Policy continuum

Date: 12 April 2018 Time: 12.45 – 2pm Venue: LG7, Keppel Street Speaker: Professor Prabhakaran Dorairaj, LSHTM Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis For: Students, Faculty, Researchers interested in Noncommunicable diseases Dr. Prabhakaran will be discussing the pathway from research to generate […]

From Toxicology to Planetary Health: A talk by Professor Bruce Lanphear, followed by an Early Career Researcher Showcase

In this lunchtime seminar, which is co-hosted by the Centre for Global Chronic Conditions and the MARCH Centre, Professor Bruce Lanphear (Simon Fraser University, Canada) will speak about his research on the impact of pollutants on human health, followed by speed talks from early career researchers working on topics of Planetary Health at LSHTM. Venue: […]

BMJ Lunchtime Seminar – Practical Approach to Care Kit (PACK) programme

Centre for Global Chronic Conditions presents: BMJ Lunchtime Seminar  – Practical Approach to Care Kit (PACK) programme Date: Tuesday 20th March 2018 Time: 12.30 – 1.30pm Venue:  LG8 (Bradford Hill), Keppel Street Speaker(s): Dr Tracy Eastman, Director of Global Development for PACK and Charlie Sword, Global Health Development Lead Admission:Free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, […]

ABC-DO: an m-Health implemented African breast cancer survival consortium

Date: 5 February 2018 Time: 12.45 – 2pm Venue: Bradford Hill Room (LG8) Keppel Street Speaker(s): Professor Isabel dos Santos Silva, LSHTM Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required   Similar to global patterns, breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in sub-Saharan Africa, with 94,000 new breast cancer cases […]