Past events

Does development assistance help or hinder?

Date: Tuesday 20 March 2012 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Forum Speaker(s): Rifat Atun, Imperial College London, Andy Haines, LSHTM, Nuria Molina, Save the Children Chair(s): Martin McKee, LSHTM, ECOHOST and Richard Horton, T The past decade has seen a vociferous […]

What has feminism done for global health?

in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Date: Tuesday 24 January 2012 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Presentation Speaker(s): Andrea Cornwall, University of Sussex, Marsha Rosengarten, Goldsmiths, University of London, Lori Heise, LSHTM Chair(s): Martin McKee, LSHTM, Richard Horton, […]

Is the welfare state sustainable with an ageing society?

Hosted by LSHTM ECOHOST/The Lancet – in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Date: Tuesday 13 December 2011 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Peter Lloyd-Sherlock, University of East Anglia, Astrid Walker Bourne, HelpAge International and Athina Vlachantoni, […]

How are Brazil, Russia, India and China engaging with the global health agenda?

Hosted by LSHTM ECOHOST/The Lancet – in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Date: Tuesday 1 November 2011 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Devi Sridhar, University of Oxford and Nicola Watt, LSHTM Chair(s): Martin McKee, ECOHOST/Richard Horton, […]

Where next? NCD prevention and control after the UN High Level Meeting

Hosted by LSHTM ECOHOST/The Lancet – in the series Global Health Lab Discussions Date: Tuesday 4 October 2011 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Allison Beattie, Department for International Development; Philip James, International Association for the Study of […]

The Arab Spring: a new awakening for public health?

Date: Tuesday 6 September 2011 Time: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Khalid Koser, Geneva Centre for Security Policy, Chatham House; Zied Mhirsi, Tunisian public health activist and co-founder of news website tunisialive.net Chair(s): Martin McKee, ECOHOST / Richard […]

Women and Human Rights in Afghanistan

Date: Wednesday 18 April 2012 Time: 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Venue: Jerry Morris B, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK Type of event: Seminar Speaker(s): Sheilah Henry, Deputy Country Representative for the Asia Foundation in Afghanistan Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required however if you are coming from […]

Are conspiracy theories the greatest threat to global health?

Date: Tuesday 28 February 2012 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: Forum Speaker(s): Mark Featherstone, Keele University, Heidi Larson, LSHTM, David Pencheon, NHS Sustainable Development Unit Chair(s): Martin McKee, LSHTM, ECOHOST and Richard Horton, T Some people attribute all sorts of adverse […]

After the MDGs: Where is health on the Post-2015 Agenda?

Date: Tuesday 26 March 2013 Time: 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type of event: SeminarIn 2000, 189 countries pledged to reduce poverty by the year 2015 and set the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).  The MDGs included specific commitments to reduce child mortality, improve […]