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Department Seminar – From Global Health to Planetary Health: What Future Governance for Health of People and Planet?

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MEMORY / HABIT / ADDICTION – a workshop organized by the Neuroscience and Society Network

28 November 2019 Room 3.09/10 5-11 Lavington Street King’s College London Research on addiction shows that habitual behaviours are intimately tied into specific contexts, objects and memories related to drug experiences. The life and social sciences have been investigating the … Continue reading

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Industrialisation and Universal Health Coverage: what are the links?

28 October 2019, 13:00 to 14:00 – Bush House, South Wing 2.03 Strand Campus , London. Speaker: Professor Maureen Mackintosh (The Open University) Drawing on work with Geoffrey Banda, Julius Mugwagwa, Paula Tibandebage and Smita Srinivas Higher levels of industrial development are … Continue reading

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GHSM student joins volunteers delivering frontline NHS care as part of pioneering hospital experiment

Global Health & Social Medicine graduate, Deborah Olubiyi recently appeared on the BBC’s The Hospital Experiment looking after patients and assisting staff in busy NHS wards. Volunteers on the BBC’s ‘The Big Hospital Experiment’ For Deborah Olubiyi, the six-week experience at … Continue reading

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Event: Preconception health and healthy life trajectories (HeLTI study)

25 September 2019 | 12:30-13:30 | Anatomy Museum Join Professor Shane Norris as he explores health interventions before conception, which are proving to help offset child obesity. He will also talk about how to optimise the preconception health of women … Continue reading

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