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Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Announces First Doctoral Graduates

He is from Spain and is currently continuing his studies in Zaragoza. Dr. Hobbs’ thesis was in collaboration with Ghent University and the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp, Belgium. Her thesis centered on an integrated approach toward the ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 06 Feb 2019

Women overlooked and undervalued in medicine - researchers

Women unnumbered men at junior levels, but their numbers dwindled in senior posts, according to the analysis by academics at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. A separate study ...

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation
Published: 10 Feb 2019

Recent Advances in Tropical Medicine.

Tropical Medicine is not now making the giant strides that it did twenty-five years ago, but there has been nevertheless a definite progress made in all parts of the world. The heavy task of summarizing the more important recent advances in tropical ...

Source: Annals.org
Published: 01 Feb 2019

Oxf HB of Tropical Medicine,4E

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Source: AppAdvice
Published: 05 Dec 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

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

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

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

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

DGHI Professor Wendy O’Meara Wins Tropical Medicine Award

The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene recently honored Wendy O’Meara, associate professor of medicine and global health, with a 2018 Bailey K. Ashford Medal at the ASTMH annual meeting. This award recognizes distinguished work in tropical ...

Source: globalhealth.duke.edu
Published: 16 Nov 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

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine - Units

Students taking Linear Modules at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) are required to sit for this examination. Students taking just one linear module will be assessed by a one-and-a-half hour written examination in the ST. Students ...

Source: lse.ac.uk
Published: 01 Oct 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 Journal of Tropical Medicine

2 Dead After Falling Off Parkway Overpass Onto Second AvenueTwo men are dead after they fell from a Parkway overpass onto Second Avenue near the Oakland exit on Saturday afternoon. Polar Vortex: Arctic Blast Set To Invade Pittsburgh Next WeekThis week has ...

Source: CBS Pittsburgh
Published: 25 Jul 2018

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

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

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

Women overlooked and undervalued in medicine: research

Women unnumbered men at junior levels, but their numbers dwindled in senior posts, according to the analysis by academics at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. A separate study found women suffered from bias when applying for research funding.

Source: Yeni Şafak
Published: 08 Feb 2019

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

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

Peruvian Native to Lead Top Global Tropical Medicine Training Center at UAB

“One of our educational flagships is the Gorgas Course in Clinical Tropical Medicine. Students who take the tropical medicine course have been universally successful in achieving certification in this subspecialty, and become resources for care and ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 13 Feb 2017

Tropical Medicine Mystery: Something is Killing Young Men in Central America

Over the last decade drug trafficking and violence have taken the lives of thousands of people, most of them young men, in Guatemala, Honduras, and elsewhere in Central America. Far less known is Central America’s hidden killer disease that has ...

Source: PLOS BLOGS
Published: 23 Jan 2014