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COVID-19: the impact on the UK's ethnic minority populations

Hosted by LSE's public event series - COVID-19: The Policy Response


Kehinde Andrews, Professor of Black Studies at Birmingham City University. 

Dr Miqdad Asaria,  Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, LSE Health

Lucinda Platt, Professor of Social Policy and Sociology in the Department of Social Policy (LSE)

Ross Warwick, Research Economist at the Institute for Fiscal Studies

Heidi Safia Mirza, Emeritus Professor of Equalities Studies, UCL Institute of Education and Visiting Professor of Race, Faith and Culture at Goldsmith’s College, University of London

Armine Ishkanian, Executive Director of the Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity programme at the International Inequalities Institute and Associate Professor in the Department of Social Policy (LSE)


COVID-19: the health policy and care response

Hosted by LSE's public event series - COVID-19: The Policy Response


Dr Miqdad Asaria, Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, LSE Health (LSE)

Dr José-Luis Fernandez, Director of the Care Policy and Evaluation Centre (LSE)

Alistair McGuire, Professor of Health Economics, Department of Health Policy (LSE)

Elias Mossialos (CHAIR) Brian Abel-Smith Professor of Health Policy, Department of Health Policy (LSE)

Dr Clare Wenham, Assistant Professor of Global Health Policy (LSE)

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LSE Department of Health Policy Launch Event

Tuesday 30 April 2019 11:00am to 7:45pm

The event will celebrate the Department’s achievements to date, and explore some of the most pressing contemporary issues in health policy globally.

The day’s agenda includes keynote addresses from two Nobel Prize winners, Sir Christopher Pissarides and Dr Denis Mukwege, and interactive panel discussions chaired by leading experts and LSE faculty.

The event will close with a round table discussion led by LSE Director Dame Minouche Shafik with a group of high-profile guests from government and international institutions, including the UK’s Chief Medical Officer, the Chief Advisor to the Director General of the WHO, and the EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management.

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The Future of Healthcare: Staying healthy in the 21st Century - A View from Greece

Thursday 4 October, 18.30 - 20.00

Speaker: Dr Vassili G. Apostolopoulos, CEO, Athens Medical Group
Chair: Elias Mossialos, Brian Abel-Smith Professor of Health Policy, London School of Economics (LSE)
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, NAB

Hosted by the Hellenic Observatory and LSE Health.

This event is free and open to all with no ticket or pre-registration required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.

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Real-World Evidence in Oncology: Towards Innovative and Affordable Patient Care

Date: Thursday 6 July 2017
Time: 09:45-18:00
Venue: Mary Ward House Conference and Exhibition Centre, 5-7 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SN, United Kingdom

Real-World Evidence in Oncology: Towards Innovative and Affordable Patient Care is hosted by QuintilesIMS and the London School of Economics, taking place on the 6th July, at the Mary Ward House, London. 

The theme of the conference is Using Real-World Evidence in Oncology Treatment, where speakers will share their views on current application and future innovations in this area. 

Co-chaired by
Elias Mossialos, Brian Abel-Smith Professor of Health Policy, London School of Economics (LSE)
Alistair McGuire, Professor in Health Economics, LSE
Ashley Woolmore, Vice President, Real World Insights, QuintilesIMS


LSE Global Health Initiative Internal Launch 

Date: Thursday 18 May 2017
Time: 17.30-19.30 
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building, followed by drinks and poster exhibition in the NAB LG foyer

The LSE will host the internal launch of the Global Health Initiative on the 18 May. The launch will include a seminar on current Global Health research at the LSE followed by drinks and a poster and abstract display, showcasing current Global Health research across the School.

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This internal event is aimed at LSE staff and students. An external, public launch will be held in October 2017.

You can find out more about the Global Health Initiative.

Big Issues in Health Policy

Date: 28-30 April 2017
Venue: The Ritz Carlton Hotel, South Beach, Miami
Details: This event is a CME accredited event. The event will cover:

  • Changes in immigration policies and the health workforce: BREXIT, the EU and the USA.              
  • Obamacare – The future and progress made.              
  • Developments in Randomised Control Trials.              
  • Global incentives and Big Pharmaceuticals.               

Bringing together professionals from the healthcare industry, and will feature speakers who are prominent academics from the London School of Economics and Political Science and MDs from Cleveland Clinic.

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Inaugural International Health Policy Conference 2017

Date: 16th -19th February 2017 
Venue: London School of Economics (room TBC) 
Details: LSE Health & Social Care and the LSE’s

Department of Social Policy announces a call for papers for the inaugural International Health Policy Conference, to be held at the LSE from 16th -19th February 2017.

This unique conference seeks to bring together academics and policy-makers from a wide range of disciplines to take a multi-disciplinary approach to key health and social care issues.                      

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