Queen recognises Professor Charlotte Watts’ contributions to global health and international development in Birthday HonoursMonday 10 June 2019
LSHTM’s Chris Whitty appointed new Chief Medical Officer for EnglandThursday 6 June 2019
Professor Whitty is currently Professor of Public and International Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) where his research has focused on the diagnosis and manage
More than one million new cases of sexually transmitted infections every dayThursday 6 June 2019
These STIs have a profound impact on the health of adults and children worldwide.
Limiting climate change to 2⁰ Celsius in U.S cities could prevent thousands of heat-related deathsThursday 6 June 2019
A study published in Science Advances is the first to specifically assess the potential health benefits of limiting the current trajectory of 3°C warming, if the U.S achieves its climate change emi
GM fungus rapidly kills malaria mosquitoes – expert commentFriday 31 May 2019
The research involved a team from the University of Maryland and Burkina Faso conducting the first outside-of-a-laboratory trial of a transgenic method for combating malaria.
Algeria and Argentina certified malaria-free by WHO - reaction commentWednesday 22 May 2019
Argentina & Algeria have been officially recognized by WHO as malaria-free.