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Study highlights the need for more personalized approach to measuring BMI

The results of an extensive new study funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), Ethnic-specific BMI cut-off points for obesity based on type 2 diabetes mellitus risk: a cohort study of 1.

Source: News Medical
Published: 17 May 2021

New doctors graduate in the MD Class of 2021

There are 68 newly graduated doctors that completed their studies at the University of Hawai’i John A. Burns School of Medicine (UH JABSOM).

Source: KHON2
Published: 17 May 2021

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (informally the LSHTM or the London School) is a constituent college of the federal University of London specialised in public health and tropical ...

Source: Phys.org
Published: 29 Apr 2021

YouTube Launches PSAs to Boost Confidence in Covid-19 Vaccine

The YouTube video series, produced in conjunction with the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine’s Vaccine Confidence Project, launched on Monday in the U.S. and will be rolled out to ...

Source: Gizmodo
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Experts are divided about the new CDC mask guidance. Here's what both sides are saying

dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine.They had a range of views about the new mask guidance and whether it's appropriate at this point in the pandemic.

Source: WLWT
Published: 03 May 2021

A PLOS Medicine Collection on Plasmodium vivax—a neglected cause of malaria

vivax, now needs to be confronted with high priority, say Lorenz von Seidlein and Nicholas White of the Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Bangkok, Thailand in a Perspective.

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 23 Apr 2021

TULANE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND TROPICAL MEDICINE

The Online MPH is housed within the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, which Tulane launched in 1912 as the first public health school in the United States. For more than 100 years ...

Source: Newsweek
Published: 27 Apr 2021

Meet the Texas Doctor Developing a “People’s Vaccine” to Help Inoculate Billions Around the World

co-director of the Center for Vaccine Development at Texas Children’s Hospital and dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Hotez is part of a team at ...

Source: Democracy Now
Published: 22 Apr 2021

California and Texas took different routes to vaccination. Who's ahead?

“We never really recovered after that, and exactly why, beyond our size, is not entirely clear,” said Dr. Peter Hotez, dean for the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of ...

Source: San Francisco Chronicle
Published: 25 Apr 2021

How the UK's Covid reopening has proved Imperial's pessimistic modelling wrong

In fact, the only thing that Imperial modelling has going for it, was it was slightly more optimistic than the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, which predicted an even more ...

Source: The Daily Telegraph
Published: 04 May 2021

Frontline health experts say much still to be learned

Samadani is uniquely qualified to speak on the pandemic, having received certification from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, which recently redirected the majority of its research ...

Source: WiscNews
Published: 24 Apr 2021

Malaria Resistant to Artemisinin Emerging in Africa

Resistance is so problematic that the MORU (Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit) Tropical Health Network in Bangkok is studying triple drug combinations, adding amodiaquine or ...

Source: Medscape
Published: 21 Apr 2021

Babies surviving Group B strep more likely to require special educational support

This study was conducted through a partnership of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), Aarhus University (Denmark), Amsterdam UMC (Netherlands) and the Dutch National ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 21 Apr 2021

Tübingen study raises hope for effective malaria vaccine

At the University Hospital of Tübingen, a clinical trial led by Professor Dr. Peter Kremsner, Director of the Institute for Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine and Human Parasitology and Dr. Rolf ...

Source: idw
Published: 04 May 2021

Biological E gets CDSCO’s nod for phase III trials of its Covid-19 vaccine candidate

associate dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine and co-director of Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development. “This vaccine could one ...

Source: Business Line
Published: 24 Apr 2021

Momentum grows for closing gaps in US vaccine requirements

“The truth is there is no major religion that prohibits vaccinations,” said Peter Hotez, dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. “The argument has ...

Source: SFGate
Published: 03 May 2021

Associations Between Individual Demographic Characteristics And Involuntary Health Care Delays As A Result Of COVID-19

Kevin Callison ([email protected]) is an assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Source: Health Affairs
Published: 22 Apr 2021

South Asians in England at greater risk in second Covid-19 wave, new study finds

Led by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), the study published in the medical journal ‘Lancet’ on Friday accounted for a large number of explanatory variables such as ...

Source: Hindustan Times
Published: 01 May 2021

Experts are divided on the new CDC mask guidance. Here's what they're saying.

dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. They had a range of views about the new mask guidance and whether it's appropriate at this point in the pandemic.

Source: CNN
Published: 30 Apr 2021

Momentum grows for closing gaps in U.S. vaccine requirements

"The truth is there is no major religion that prohibits vaccinations," said Peter Hotez, dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. "The argument has really ...

Source: Newsday
Published: 01 May 2021