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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 four designated World Health Organization Collaborating Centres.

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Centre

Bringing together research from vaccine design and immunological characterisation through clinical trials to epidemiological evaluation, safety, economic, social science and policy analysis.

GROUP

Using model-based drug development methods (PK/PD) to accelerate vaccine dose decision making.

PROJECT

Qualitative study to understand reasons for the low maternal vaccine uptake in London and inform the co-production of future health interventions, policy and practice.

Primary health care
Public health
Social determinants of health
Covid-19
Influenza
Health services research
Maternal health
Primary health care
Vaccinations
COVID-19
United Kingdom
UK
England
London
Qualitative research
Health
Health services
Programme evaluation
Public health
PROJECT

The purpose of VITALITY trial is to establish whether supplementation with vitamin D and calcium optimises musculoskeletal health among peripubertal children with HIV in Zimbabwe and Zambia.  

This is the first RCT to investigate this intervention to improve bone health in HIV children. 

PI: Prof Rashida Ferrand (LSHTM/ Biomedical Research & Training Institute (BRTI), Harare)

Funder: EDCTP

Adolescent health
Child health
HIV
Zimbabwe
Adolescent health
Child health
Clinical trials
Infectious Diseases
Nutrition
Sub-Saharan Africa
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Clinical trials