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Professor John Porter

MBBS MD MPH FRCP FFPH

Professor
of International Health

Room
Room 373

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
0207 927 2298

Fax.
0207 927 2739

Trained in paediatrics in the UK and public health medicine in the UK and the United States.

Affiliations

Department of Clinical Research
Department of Global Health and Development

Teaching

Courses on infectious disease control, ethics and policy

Research

TB, HIV, Infectious disease policy, Ethics, Public Health and Human Rights

Research Area
Health care policy
Health inequalities
Health policy
Health systems
Infectious disease policy
Public health
Social and structural determinants of health
Equity
Ethics
Global Health
Mixed methods
Discipline
Epidemiology
Medicine
Operational research
Policy analysis
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Leprosy
Tuberculosis
Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)
Country
China
India
South Africa
Region
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)

Selected Publications

Is 'mainstreaming AYUSH' the right policy for Meghalaya, northeast India?
Albert, S. ; Porter, J. ;
2015
BMC Complement Altern Med
Ethical aspects of directly observed treatment for tuberculosis: a cross-cultural comparison
Sagbakken, M.; Frich, J. C.; Bjune, G. A.; Porter, J. D. H.
2013
Bmc Medical Ethics
Ethics and the Right to health
Porter, John; Venkatapuram, Sridhar
2012
The Right to Health: Theory and Practice
The Social Determinants of Tuberculosis: From Evidence to Action.
Hargreaves, J.R.; Boccia, D.; Evans, C.A.; Adato, M.; Petticrew, M.; Porter, J.D.;
2011
Am J Public Health
What 'outliers' tell us about missed opportunities for tuberculosis control: a cross-sectional study of patients in Mumbai, India.
Pradhan, A.; Kielmann, K.; Gupte, H.; Bamne, A.; Porter, J.D.; Rangan, S.;
2010
BMC Public Health
Effect of a structural intervention for the prevention of intimate-partner violence and HIV in rural South Africa: a cluster randomised trial
Pronyk, P.M.; Hargreaves, J.R.; Kim, J.C.; Morison, L.A.; Phetla, G.; Watts, C.; Busza, J.; Porter, J.D.H.
2006
Lancet
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