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Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM)’s inaugural graduation ceremony: Dr. Letitia Obeng honoured

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Source: CNBC Africa
Published: 12 Dec 2018

University of Hawaii researchers develop vaccine candidate for Zika virus

JABSOM assistant professor of tropical medicine and infectious diseases, said in a statement. Lehrer said the vaccine his team proposes might be safer than other candidate vaccines, especially keeping in mind that pregnant women constitute a significant ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 04 Dec 2018

UH Researchers: Pre-Clinical Trials Promising for New Zika Vaccine

Dr. Axel Lehrer, JABSOM assistant professor of tropical medicine and infectious diseases thinks the vaccine his team proposes might be safer than other candidates, especially keeping in mind that ...

Source: The Maui News
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Fire in CCU at School of Tropical Medicine

KOLKATA: A fire broke out in the CCU at the School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata, on Monday morning. Six out of seven patients had to be shifted to the general ward. The seventh patient, who was critical, was transferred to the CCU of Medical College and ...

Source: Times of India
Published: 13 Nov 2018

Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (DTMH)

Our faculty and graduates are at the forefront of the fight against diseases of poverty worldwide, and are highly sought after by MSF and other leading NGO's and IO's. We are world leaders in research and response to existing and emerging diseases ...

Source: ReliefWeb
Published: 06 Nov 2018

Data on Tropical Medicine Reported by M. Lewin and Co-Researchers (Snakebite: An Exploratory Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Adjunct Treatment…

Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research, "Because these potential interventions are theoretical, we used a threshold cost-effectiveness approach to explore this forward-looking concept. We examined economic parameters at which these ...

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 27 Sep 2018

New Mymetics data to be presented by LMIV at American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

EPALINGES, Switzerland, Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX), a pioneer and leader in the research and development of virosome-based vaccines against life threatening and life disabling diseases announces that new data will be ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 30 Oct 2018

Recent Advances in Tropical Medicine.

The book "Recent Advances in Tropical Medicine" by Fairley, Woodruff, and Walters contains exactly what its title implies, a description of the recent advances in prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of tropical diseases. A list of references is found at ...

Source: Annals.org
Published: 01 Oct 2018

Predicted environmental changes could significantly reduce global production of vegetables

The study, led by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), is the first systematically to examine the extent to which projected changes such as increases in temperature and reduced water availability could affect the production and ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 11 Jun 2018

Dr Moeti Matshidiso awarded the Honorary Fellowship of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Moeti Matshidiso was awarded the Honorary Fellowship of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine the highest honour that is bestowed by the school to an individual. Dr Moeti’s citation was read by Prof ...

Source: afro.who.int
Published: 08 Mar 2018

Netherlands Course on Global Health and Tropical Medicine (NTC) - Spring

The Netherlands Course on Global Health and Tropical Medicine or Nederlandse Tropen Cursus (NTC) provides essential preparation for medical doctors, nurses, midwives and other health professionals who intend to work in low- and middle-income countries or ...

Source: ReliefWeb
Published: 26 Sep 2018

Thomas LaVeist, Alum, Named dean of Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Thomas LaVeist, a national expert on issues related to equity and health, has been named dean of Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. He will also hold the position of Presidential Chair in Health Equity, making him the first to ...

Source: lsa.umich.edu
Published: 09 May 2018

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

'This Case Is A Homicide': PBSO On 'Baby June' Found Floating In Boynton Beach Inlet"This case is a homicide. It's not going anywhere and we're not going anywhere." That’s the word from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Monday while giving an ...

Source: CBS Miami
Published: 24 May 2018

Researchers at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Target Health Insurance (Effect of informal financial support for health care on health…

Financial support for this research came from Coventry University (see also Health Insurance). Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, "It is based on a mixed-methods research in Tamale ...

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 12 Jul 2018

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine Select FlowForma BPM to Replace Paper and Drive Collaboration

FlowForma, the leading provider of BPM tools for Microsoft Office 365 ®, today announced that Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), is using the FlowForma BPM tool to accelerate and improve their travel approval process, as well as over 60 other ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 22 Aug 2017

UWI’s Tropical Medicine Research Institute renamed

THE University of the West Indies recently unveiled the Caribbean Institute for Health Research (CAIHR) to the public at a special event held at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston. The institute, which health professionals and policymakers were ...

Source: The Jamaica Observer
Published: 22 Feb 2017

Tropical medicine researchers show malaria prophylaxis is effective when the timing is right

Over 100 million travelers from temperate regions visit malaria-risk areas every year. Some 30,000 become infected with the pathogen Plasmodium falciparum, which is spread by the Anopheles mosquito. Malaria takes its deadly toll on the local population ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 29 Mar 2017

New Mymetics data to be presented by LMIV at American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

- Poster presentation showing pre-clinical in vivo results investigating antibody titer strength, duration and functionality of malaria transmission blocking Pfs230 virosome-based vaccine compared to a benchmark formulation - Poster presentation at ASTMH ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 30 Oct 2018

American Journal of Tropical Medicine

Reported SWAT Situation At Downtown Pittsburgh HotelPolice converged at the Drury Plaza Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh Sunday afternoon. Police: Missing Greensburg Teen Believed To Be With Plum ManPolice say a missing teen from Greensburg is believed to be ...

Source: CBS Pittsburgh
Published: 24 May 2018

Tropical Medicine and Traveler’s Health

UC San Diego Health’s tropical medicine and infectious disease specialists offer detailed, destination-specific consults for international travelers. Our pre-travel medical consultation services cover topics such as: Food and water precautions Malaria ...

Source: health.ucsd.edu
Published: 02 Sep 2017

Greenwich professor and mental health expert dies after being hit by bus in central London

Dr Siriwardhana was a medical doctor and professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He was considered an expert in global mental health, specifically in the area of armed conflict and migration. Professor Peter Piot, director of the ...

Source: News Shopper
Published: 12 Apr 2017

Measles cases up 30 percent worldwide, WHO says

Measles is just the first wave of disease that shows up when kids are not vaccinated, said Dr. Peter Hotez, a pediatrician and dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine. “I call measles a great biomarker of ...

Source: NBC News
Published: 29 Nov 2018