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RSTMH announces small grant awardees 2018

Monday, 9 July 2018

We can finally announce our small grant awardees for this year. It’s such a great feeling to award funding to worthy research projects, especially knowing that many of the awardees would not have been able to find grants of a similar size and scope anywhere else.

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Increase in impact factor for both RSTMH journals

Friday, 6 July 2018

With the latest impact factors having just been released, we’re delighted to announce that both our journals increased their impact factor from last year.

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Building collaborative momentum to fight snakebite

Thursday, 28 June 2018

We recently returned from one of the first global gatherings about snakebite, in Leiden, Netherlands.

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Snakebite: From science to society

Thursday, 14 June 2018

One of our thematic priorities is the niche part of neglected tropical diseases where overlaps and intersections with other health and wider circumstances hinder progress in global health.

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Submit your photos to the Beat NTDs photo contest

Thursday, 31 May 2018

Neglected Tropical Disease (NTDs) are a group of treatable and preventable diseases that continue to affect over 1.5 billion of the world's most impoverished, marginalised people living in remote communities. Despite their prevalence, they get little attention or coverage.

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MSF Scientific Days: sharing humanitarian research with global health community

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

We were very proud to be supporting MSF's Scientific Days, which took place on 24 and 25 May at the Royal Society of Medicine in London, for a fourth year.

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Improve health globally – by strengthening the role of nurses

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Lord Nigel Crisp is the Co-chair of the Nursing Now campaign. He was Chief Executive of the NHS in England and Permanent Secretary of the Department of Heath from 2000 to 2006. Follow him on Twitter @lordnigelcrisp.

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Preventive use of common antibiotic reduces child mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Study shows giving drug ‘at scale’ is a life-saving intervention for vulnerable children

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Malaria: a reflection from the past, a gaze into the future

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

RSTMH Member Emma Lalande is studying for a BA in Biomedical Sciences at Lincoln College, University of Oxford and writes a synoptic view of antimalarial drugs, treatments and targets in Transactions.