Past events

Where does global health fit in a post-truth world?

in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Date: Tuesday 21 March 2017 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Discussion Speaker(s): Mark Petticrew, LSHTM; Jennifer vanHeerde-Hudson, UCL; Jonathan Breckon, Alliance for Useful Evidence Chair(s): Martin McKee, LSHTM and Richard Horton,The Lancet With the rise of […]

Is global health just a tool of foreign policy?

in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Date: Tuesday 21 February 2017 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Lecture Speaker(s): David Heymann, Chatham House/LSHTM, Sudeepa Abeysinghe, Edinburgh University, Andre Heller Perache, Medecins Sans Frontieres (UK) Chair(s): Richard Horton,The Lancet, and Martin McKee, LSHTM Is […]

The US Elections: what are the implications for global health? [podcast available]

in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Link to podcast Date: Tuesday 22 November 2016 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Discussion Chairs: Martin McKee, ECOHOST, LSHTM and Richard Horton, The Lancet Speakers: Sophie Harman, QMUL Stefan Elbe, University of Sussex […]

Migration and health – where’s the global leadership?

Date: Tuesday 18 October 2016 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK (Location map and directions) Type of event: Seminar Chairs: Martin McKee, ECOHOST, LSHTM and Richard Horton, The Lancet Speakers: Davide Mosca, International Organization for Migration Monica Rull, Médecins Sans Frontières – Switzerland […]

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

        Symposium 2016: NCDs in humanitarian settings (in conjunction with Centre for Global NCDs and MSF) Organised by: Centre for Global NCDs, The Centre for Health and Social Change (ECOHOST) and Médecins Sans Frontières Date: Friday, September 2, 2016 Time: 09:00 to 19:00 GMT Location: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical […]

Accountability for women’s & children’s health

ECOHOST & MARCH joint seminar Date: Tuesday 24 May 2016 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: LG4, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Nebojsa Novcic Holding ourselves accountable for women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health – a question of data and political will. Abstract: Launched in September 2010 […]

Global Health Justice & the Search for Better Medicines

Global Health Justice & the Search for Better Medicines in the series ECOHOST Seminar Series Date: Tuesday 17 May 2016 Time: 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Venue: Jerry Morris, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Donald W. Light Global Health Justice and the Search for Better Medicines: From […]

NGOs: problem or solution in global health? [podcast available]

Hosted by The Lancet and ECOHOST – in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Link to Podcast Date: Tuesday 1 March 2016 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Discussion Non-government organizations (NGOs) are key actors in global health programmes and […]

Polio in Ukraine: a public health emergency waiting to happen?

in the ECOHOST Seminar Series Date: Monday 29 February 2016 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: LG4, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker: Dr Erica Richardson, European Observatory on Health Systems & Policies On 1 September 2015, two children in western Ukraine were reported to have been […]

Social & Environmental Human Rights & Child Health Outcomes

in the ECOHOST Seminar Series Date: Wednesday 24 February 2016 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: Jerry Morris B, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Type of event: Seminar Abstract: Traditionally, social and environmental human rights in national constitution have been considered as an aspiration or goal that countries should work towards. […]