Dr Kathryn Risher
Research Fellow, Population Studies Group,
Department of Population Health
1.00pm, Tuesday 24th April
LG9 (Curtis Room), Keppel Street
Relatively little is known about the structure of sexual networks in Southern Africa, largely because complete sexual network data is extremely difficult to gather. HIV…
Up to four fully-funded MSc scholarships are available from PIC for our London-based MSc in Demography & Health and the MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research – UK residents only. Apply normally for the MSc through the LSHTM portal; scholarship applications are submitted by LSHTM
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Tuesday 17th April, 12.45pm
Jerry Morris B, LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, WC1H 9SH
After nearly forty years of reform and opening-up, great changes have taken place in the lives of people living in China and in the position of China within the world. Coincident with…
MSc Demography and Health by distance learning
Commonwealth Scholarships now available
This unique online course offers professional training for those who wish to acquire technical expertise in demographic measurement and estimation; and in understanding the interlinkages between population health, sexual behaviour, fertility, ageing, inequality and migration.
The curriculum includes…
Reniers G, Blom S, Lieber J, Herbst AJ, Calvert C, Bor J, Barnighausen T, Zaba B, Li ZR, Clark SJ, Grant AD, Lessells R, Eaton JW, and Hosegood V (2017)
Tuberculosis mortality and the male survival deficit in rural South Africa: An observational community cohort study.
PLoS ONE12(10): e0185692…
Sarah Walters, Associate Professor in the Population Studies Group, has won the Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth’s “Best Article” Prize.
Sarah’s article – titled “Child! Now you are”: Identity registration, labor, and the definition of childhood in Colonial Tanganyika, 1910–1950 – received the following praise from…
Contextual, social and health system factors influence how people with HIV engage with care and treatment in sub-Saharan Africa – but how? The ‘Bottlenecks’ study published in the journal Sexually Transmitted Infections has provided crucial insight. Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the multi-country qualitative study examined…
The Sir Andrew Witty GSK Scholarships are now available to fund 30 scholars over the next 10 years from sub-Saharan Africa on LSHTM’s MSc programmes.
Established as a result of a £1.3 million gift to the School from GSK, this fund will play an important role in…