The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is renowned for its research, postgraduate studies and continuing education in public and global health.
LSHTM has an international presence and collaborative ethos. It is uniquely placed to help shape health policy and translate research findings into tangible impact.
Adult exposure to chickenpox linked to lower risk of shingles, but does not provide full protection
staff working in over 100 countries across the world
Our world-leading teaching and research activities share a collective purpose to improve health worldwide. If you're curious and passionate about public and global health, join our student community.
Celebrating 120 years of health innovation
Throughout the 2019-20 academic year we’ll be welcoming inspiring speakers to LSHTM, holding 120 celebratory events around the world, and speaking to leading experts about what the future holds in global health.
Annual research income for LSHTM
Times Higher Education's University of the Year 2016
Discover what it's like to study with us. As well as our open days and evenings we have virtual tours and you can meet current students to find out about their experience.