The Centre for Health and Social Change


ECOHOST – The Centre for Health and Social Change at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) has a well established international reputation for providing high quality evidence on the impacts of social change on health in the UK, Europe and globally through research, policy engagement and teaching. ECOHOST works across LSHTM and closely with other LSHTM Centres such as the Centre for Global NCDs and Centre for Global Mental Health.

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Symposium, 2 Sept 2016: NCDs in humanitarian settings (in conjunction with Centre for Global NCDs and MSF)

This one day symposium will bring together speakers from academic, development and humanitarian organizations to address some of the most important issues faced when working to improve the care of patients with NCDs. We aim to share best practices and to identify evidence gaps for the assessment, management and monitoring of NCD programmes in humanitarian settings, and more generally to strengthen the link between humanitarian, policy and research organizations.

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European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies


ECOHOST is also a WHO Collaborating Centre and hosts the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies.

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Research


ECOHOST research has been funded from the Wellcome Trust, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the European Commission and Helmsley Trust.

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Martin McKee speaks about safeguarding solidarity in Europe


Martin McKee speaks about safeguarding solidarity in Europe at the Forte Talks in Stockholm in March 2016