The evening includes a talk from Baron Professor Peter Piot, as recipient of the RSTMH Sir Patrick Manson Medal in 2016, followed by the award of the George Macdonald Medal, a joint medal between RSTMH and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The formal presentations will be followed by an informal reception of drinks and canapes.
The George Macdonald Medal is a triennial award in recognition of outstanding research leading to improvement of health in the tropics. This year we're making history by recognising the outstanding work of two incredible researchers.
RSTMH are delighted to be invited to Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton on Monday 18th September 2017 to launch our new strategy. The event entitled An afternoon of global health with Resln and RSTMH will be opened by Prof Colin Grant, Vice-President of Internationalisation.
3:15pm Internationalisation at Southampton, Professor Colin Grant, Vice-President (International), University of Southampton
3:25pm Strategy launch of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene - Tamar Ghosh, Chief Executive
Friday, 29 September 2017 (All day) to Sunday, 1 October 2017 (All day)
Please join us for our first East African research in progress meeting, which we hope will be the first of many. We encourage anyone with research in progress to come along to this event. It will be a great opportunity to showcase your work, to get advice from some very experienced researchers and professionals, and have a chance to meet other researchers from the region, and beyond.
Venue: Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College (KCMUC), Moshi, Tanzania
A one-day meeting is designed specifically for early career investigators to present their unpublished research in progress to peers and senior experts in all fields of tropical medicine and global health.
Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square London, WC1R 4RL
We are delighted to announce that our RSTMH Christmas Lecture will be delivered by Professor Janet Hemingway CBE at the Nuffield Lecture Theatre, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine on Wednesday 13 December 2017.
A one-day meeting, which we organise in association with Public Health England and Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, brings together microbiologists, consultants in infectious disease, infection control nurses and biomedical and clinical scientists to hear updates on recent 'hot topics' in all aspects of infectious disease. More information about this event will be available very soon!