Centre for Global Health Policy

Tropical Medicine Conference 2013

The conference will be held on Saturday 16th February, 2013 at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. Registration at 9:30am for a 10am start. The event will finish at 5pm.

The day features lectures from clinicians at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals, external trusts and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine as well as the University of Sussex and an inspiring talk from an MSF volunteer on their experience of Tropical medicine whilst in the field. 

Guest speakers include:

Dr Greg Reilly 
Lecturer at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Prof. Melanie Newport 
Professor in Infectious Diseases & Global Health at UoS

Dr Gail Davey 
Lecturer in Global Health at BSMS, Executive Director of Footwork

We aim to provide a stimulating and educational day for anyone with an interest in global health, tropical medicine, infectious diseases and international relations, with talks ranging from Elephantiasis, tuberculosis and global health systems, to how to solve the cholera epidemic. 

Tickets are £6 and include lunch as well as tea and coffee.
To buy please visit: http://www.sussexstudent.com/msf/events/

There is a 90p booking fee for buying online. If you wish to avoid this charge you can ring the University of Sussex Student’s Union Box office and buy over the phone on: 01273 87 6666. Or alternatively visit the Box office in Falmer House between 10am and 5pm Monday to Friday. 

For more information please email BSMS.MSF @gmail.com.

The event has been kindly sponsored by The Centre for Global Health Sussex, MPS, Projects Abroad and the MDU. 


Reception Desk at Student Tropical Medicine Conference


         Group photograph at Student Tropical Medicine Conference  

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