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Centres, groups and projects

With research grant income of more than £180 million per year, LSHTM is home to a large number of exciting and impactful research activities. We have a global presence with staff conducting research in more than 100 countries and we are deeply committed to working in collaboration with external partners. We are also home to three designated World Health Organization Collaborating Centres.

Our world-leading community of academics are involved at every stage of the research pipeline, from basic science all the way through to evaluation of health interventions, providing a firm foundation of evidence for improving health.

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We are focused on improving outcomes for people with kidney and cardiovascular disease in the UK.

Non-communicable diseases
Multimorbidity
Health services
United Kingdom
Epidemiology
PROJECT

IDEAS aims to improve the health and survival of mothers and babies through generating evidence to inform policy and practice.  Working in Ethiopia, North-Eastern Nigeria and the state of Uttar Pradesh in India, IDEAS uses measurement, learning and evaluation to find out what works, why and how in maternal and newborn health programmes.

Child health
Maternal health
Ethiopia
South Asia
Nigeria
Eastern Africa
Western Africa
Economics
Epidemiology
Statistics
PROJECT

Investigating quality improvement in general practices – what do they do and how do they do it? A survey of GPs and Practice Managers.

Primary care
Quality improvement
Organisational research
Health services research
United Kingdom
Management
GROUP

Academic research group describing and explaining regional and socio-demographic differences in cancer outcomes, to influence policy and improve outcomes for all.

Cancer
Data analysis
Missing data
Methodological development
Non-communicable diseases
Health inequalities
Health systems
Health care policy
Health outcomes
UK
Europe
Southern Africa
Eastern Africa
Japan
Epidemiology
Statistics
Public health
Data science
GROUP

Developing tools, techniques and evidence about disability, leading to scalable interventions for public health and development.

GROUP

The International Centre for Eye Health is a research and education group working to improve eye health and eliminate avoidable visual impairment and blindness, with a focus on low-income populations.

Eye diseases
Blindness
Trachoma
Eye health
Worldwide
Opthalmology
GROUP

Facilitating the development, evaluation and implementation of accessible, quality assured in-vitro diagnostics for global health, through information sharing and advocacy.

PROJECT

This mixed-method study combines a four-wave longitudinal quantitative design with qualitative interviews to explore the predictors of intimate partner violence in Mwanza, Tanzania. 

Intimate partner violence
longitudinal research
violence against women
Violence against women and girls
Mwanza, Tanzania
Social Epidemiology
Sociology