Peter Piot comment on Ebola outbreak in DRC not being declared an 'international emergency'Friday 14 June 2019
The outbreak, which is the second largest on record and this week crossed the border in to Uganda, has led to 2,108 cases and 1,411 deaths so far.
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.