London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London: Public Health for Development

InstitutionLondon School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London View institution profile
Department Interdepartmental
Web https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study
Email study@lshtm.ac.uk
Telephone +44 (0) 20 7636 8636
Study type Taught

Summary

This programme equips students with the skills needed to appreciate and analyse the state of public health in low-and middle-income countries and to design and evaluate actions to address public health concerns. Students will have substantial experience of planning or implementing public health programmes, of public health teaching or research in low- or middle- income countries.

The programme will enable you to:
• articulate a critical understanding of a range of topics related to public health in low- and middle-income settings
• apply public health research skills to examine critically a range of public health questions
• evaluate actions designed to improve public health
• formulate evidence-based and appropriate strategies to control health problems and promote health
• frame your knowledge of public health within a development context

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London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
 

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health. Our mission is to improve health worldwide; working in partnership to achieve excellence in public and global health research, education and translation of knowledge into policy and practice. This year, LSHTM celebrates 120 years of health innovation.

LSHTM is highly ranked in various university league tables:

  • #1 in Europe for research impact in sciences by CWTS Leiden Ranking 2019
  • #4 in the world for public health in ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking ...

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