ITD seminar | Molecular consequences of genomic variation associated with drug resistance in TB and malaria

Details Speaker: Dr Nick Furnham, LSHTM Date: Thursday 1 February 2018 Time: 12.45 pm Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street

UCL-AHRI Symposium: Towards HIV and TB elimination in South Africa

The first UCL-AHRI scientific symposium will take place on 12 February 2018 in the UCL Roberts Building, London. The one-day event entitled, “Towards HIV and TB elimination in South Africa”, will bring together researchers from LSHTM and UCL with those from the African Health Research Institute (AHRI) in South Africa. It will provide a great […]

ITD seminar | Journey into sub-Saharan Africa HIV co-infections, TB and CMV

Details Speaker: Dr Matthew Bates, School of Life Sciences, University of Lincoln Hosted by Dr Ursula Gompels Date: Thursday 8 March 2018 Time: 12:45 pm Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street

Seminar | Pediatric Tuberculosis in sub-Saharan Africa: Observations from Uganda and South Africa

Summary Dr. Leonardo Martinez is the first recipient of the Stephen Lawn Memorial Lecture Prize and will be coming to LSHTM for the Memorial Lecture on 23 March. Dr Martinez will present his work during a seminar on 21 March. Tuberculosis is a leading cause of global childhood mortality however epidemiological knowledge of pediatric tuberculosis […]

Stephen Lawn Memorial Lecture 2018

Held by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the University of Cape Town in partnership with the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union). Supported by The Lancet. The Lecture will be followed by a reception. Speaker: Professor Liz Corbett (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) Title: Re-imagining HIV and TB […]

World TB Day Symposium 2018

World TB Day On 24 March, the world commemorates the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch announced his discovery of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. We take this opportunity each year to highlight contemporary research innovation and future challenges in a one-day symposium co-organised by LSHTM and UCL. World TB Day Symposium 2018 – The Challenge of […]