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Malaria can and should be eradicated within a generation, declare global health experts

Monday, 9 September 2019

A future free of malaria, one of the world’s oldest and deadliest diseases, can be achieved as early as 2050, according to a new report published today by

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The globally expanding dengue problem

Friday, 23 August 2019

Jacqueline Deen is a paediatric infectious disease and public health specialist. She is currently an Adjunct Research Professor of the Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the University of the Philippines-Manila and a co-investigator of dengue studies in the Philippines.

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Supporting the next generation of researchers in India – call for research ideas opens today!

Monday, 19 August 2019

By Tamar Ghosh, RSTMH CEO

As part of our five-year strategy, we are encouraging those working in and interested in tropical medicine and global health to start research into an aspect of this field that interests them.

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A new treatment for mycetoma?

Monday, 5 August 2019

How do you treat a disease where the number of people affected is not known, diagnosis and prevention are very difficult, and the cause remains unclear?

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Studying mental health after disaster-related displacement in the South Pacific

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Kathryn Olszowy is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at New Mexico State University. She studies risk factors for non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and hypertension in low- and middle income countries.

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International Health to go fully open access from January 2020

Friday, 19 July 2019

At the moment International Health is a hybrid journal – you need to have a subscription to access some of the content (members receive this as part of their membership benefits) a

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Lessons from the field: share your experiences of the current Ebola crisis

Wednesday, 17 July 2019

This week, we are launching a new article type in our journal Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene; “Lessons from the field”.

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World Population Day: Refugee populations and vaccine coverage in Lebanon

Thursday, 11 July 2019

By Maria Kmeid, Pr Hayat Azouri Tannous, Racha Aaraj, Elissa Bechara and Dr Diane Antonios, Toxicology Laboratory and Poison Control Center, Faculty of Pharmacy, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon.  

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Vaccine hesitancy: confidence, complacency and convenience

Wednesday, 26 June 2019

By Imogen Buss, an RSTMH Student Ambassador studying at the Université de Gèneve in Switzerland.

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Volunteer Week: Thank you to all our volunteers

Wednesday, 5 June 2019

RSTMH has a long history of being supported by volunteers. In the early days of the Society, voluntary roles helped coordinate the office and formed the Council, who were responsible for governing the Society.



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