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Flare-up of Ebola after initial infection highlights need for surveillance

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Transmissions from latent Ebola virus infections are rare, but findings published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases highlight the importance of close surveillance once countries are de

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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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Empowering UK health professionals to engage with global health issues

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Dr Layth Hanbali is a NHS junior doctor and the partnerships co-lead for Health Professionals for Global Health

The relevance of global health to our everyday lives cannot be overstated.

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Global healthcare access and quality improved from 2000-2016

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Healthcare access and quality improved globally from 2000-2016 due in part to large gains seen in many low and middle-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia, according to the latest data from the



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