Category Archives: Medicine Health and Public Policy

Congratulations to Roisin Dillon MHPP students for being awarded the Oxford University’s 2018 “Map the System Challenge” award!

Huge congratulations to Roisin Dillon, one of GHSM postgraduate students, for being awarded the top prize in Oxford University’s ‘Map the System Challenge’ competition. This is a global competition in which students are asked to undertake research on a social or environmental … Continue reading

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Applications for our Master’s programmes for entry September 2018 are now open!

Applications for our Master’s programmes for entry September 2018 are now open! When you apply for our Master’s programmes, it is important to consider financing of your tuition fees and living expenses for the duration of your programme. There are different possibilities … Continue reading

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New study led by Dr Courtney Davis published in the BMJ today shows that most new cancer drugs entering the European market are failing to deliver any clinically meaningful benefit

Almost two thirds (57%) of cancer drugs authorised by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) between 2003 and 2009 came onto the market without any clear evidence they improved the quality or quantity of patients’ lives, according to research from King’s … Continue reading

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