At an event at the World Health Assembly last night, WHO launched its global strategy for the control and prevention of snakebite envenoming.
Our Board of Trustees is a crucial part of RSTMH, not only for governance, but also for the different and important perspectives they bring to our everyday work.
Today, Wellcome has announced an ambitious new £80 million programme to transform the way snakebite treatments are researched and delivered, to make them better, safer and more accessible for all.
Dorcas Gwata, nurse, global health specialist and THET Advisor
By Tamar Ghosh, RSTMH CEO
A short while ago, we were lucky enough to be visited at RSTMH by Dr Edith Waldmann, who has been a Fellow of the Society for more than 65 years.
Pete Masters is in his third MSF incarnation as Medical Innovation Advisor in the Manson Unit at MSF UK (having previously been Digital Content Manager and Missing Maps Project Coordinator).
This year we have seen a record number of applications for our small grants programme.
Lucy Tusting is Assistant Professor at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and a co-director of the BOVA network
The government of Malawi has, this week, launched the world’s first malaria vaccine in a landmark pilot programme.
Professor Andy Tatem is Director of WorldPop and is a Professor in Geography at the University of Southampton in the UK
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