EXPERT OPINION: On the ground in Rohingya refugee camps: Tackling Diptheria

Chrissy Alcock, MSc in Public Health for Development student
people walking in mud in rohingya camp

Infectious diseases have been sweeping through the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh for months, including diptheria. Chrissy Alcock, a student at LSHTM, has been on the ground since December as part of the UK Emergency Medical Team. In this blog, she shares what it is like working on a team to help support local capacity in dealing with such a humanitarian crises.