Past events

Fixed-dose combinations for cardiovascular disease and hypertension: Perspectives and lessons learned from HIV/AIDS and TB

Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018 Time: 9am-5pm Venue: John Snow B Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street Hosts: Centre for Global Chronic Conditions at LSHTM, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney and Médecins sans Frontières Speakers: Dr Helen Bygrave, MSF Access Campaign, Dr Ruth Webster from the George Institute, Dr Giorgio Roscigno, Global Alliance for TB Drug Development […]

Non-Communicable Disease focused careers panel [venue updated]

Date: Thursday, 28 June 2018 Time: 17.30-19.00 Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre Chair: Professor Bayard Roberts, LSHTM Speakers: Katie Dain, NCD Alliance; Eimhin Ansbro, LSHTM; Modi Mwatsama, UK Health Forum; Sean McPhail, PHE; Kevin Wing, LSHTM The Centre for Global Chronic Conditions student group is pleased to invite you to a non-communicable disease focused careers panel event aimed […]

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, […]

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 […]

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: […]

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 […]

The future of NCD Epidemiology (methods or matter)?

The recording of the session is available here Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2018 Time: 5.15-6.15 pm Venue: John Snow B Speaker: Shah Ebrahim, Honorary Professor of Public Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and Visiting Professor, University of Bristol Shah Ebrahim is a clinical epidemiologist with research interests in heart disease and stroke. He […]

Applied Systems Thinking for Health Systems and Public Health Research

Click here to watch the session online  Jointly organised by the Centre for Evaluation, the Health Systems Research Group at the GHD and the Centre for Global Chronic Conditions  Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 Time: 9am-4pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street, LSHTM Admission: Free and open to all but registration via Eventbrite is REQUIRED Health systems […]

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, […]

International Conference on Evidence in Global Disability and Health

The conference seeks to bring together researchers, activists and practitioners to discuss new research findings and debate academic and policy issues related to Global Disability and Health. Participants will have the opportunity to attend lectures, contribute to oral and poster presentations and workshops. Topics will include: Measurement of Disability Rehabilitation and Community Based Rehabilitation Universal Health […]