Student blog

Student Blog Post: Centre for Global Chronic Conditions NCD-focused Careers Panel

By Sameera Hassan and Lucy Maconick   On 28th June, the CGCC Student Representatives hosted an NCD-focused careers panel. The event was open to all students at LSHTM, and was moderated by CGCC co-director Bayard Roberts. The CGCC Student Representative Group, comprised of 4 MSc students, acts as a liaison between the Centre and the […]

Event: Global surveillance of cancer survival: the CONCORD programme

Sydnie Stackland, MSc Epidemiology student, LSHTM   Date: 1 February 2018 Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre (A), Keppel Street, LSHTM Speakers: Dr. Claudia Allemani, Associate Professor in Cancer Epidemiology – LSHTM Dr. Chris James, Economist/Health Policy Analyst, Health Division – OECD Prof. Richard Sullivan, Director of the Institute of Cancer Policy – King’s College London […]

Event: ‘Non communicable diseases: prevention and management in contemporary crisis and conflict zones’

Dr. Lucy Maconick, MSc Public Health student Date: 22nd January 2018 Venue: Royal Society of Medicine Speakers: Dr. Ghasaan Soleiman Abu Sitta, Assitant Professor in Surgery, American University of Beirut and Co-Director Conflict Medicine Program, Queen Mary University London Dr. Lilian Kiapa, Senior Technical Advisor, International Rescue Committee Dr. Éimhín Ansbro, Research Fellow in Non-communicable […]