Last month three researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) talk about their work in global health issues. For previous podcasts on this topic from LSTHM Audio news click here. The podcasts are produced by AudioMedica.
1. Migrant Health: A Key Issue For Global Health, with Cathy Zimmerman
Dr Cathy Zimmerman, lecturer in Gender, Violence and Health at the LSHTM, talks about how good health care for the one billion migrants around the world is vital if global health for all is to be achieved and maintained.
2. Community Health Workers Help Achieve Brazil’s Healthcare Transformation, with Andy Haines
Professor Sir Andy Haines of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine discusses the implications of this advance in the health of a nation brought about partly through changes in family and primary healthcare where novel low-cost options have brought big benefits.
3. Latrines Into Fly-Traps In The Gambia, with Steve Lindsay
Professor Steve Lindsay of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine talks about his group’s project which has just won a $100 000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.