“Improving health around the world”: Mid-term strategy review and President's address

26 May 2020 17:30-18:45 BST


Join RSTMH in marking the halfway point on our ambitious five-year strategy with the mission to save lives and improve health around the world.

At this event, CEO Tamar Ghosh will talk about what we have achieved so far in the strategy, and what our plans are for the future. We value the feedback of our members around the world, and welcome questions and comments.

As part of the event, our President, Professor David Mabey will give his Presidential address on ‘How many Neglected Tropical Diseases can we eliminate by 2030?’


Welcome and introduction

Dr Wendy Harrison, RSTMH Vice-President

Presidential address - How many Neglected Tropical Diseases can we eliminate by 2030?

Professor David Mabey, Professor of Communicable Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

The NTD Road Map 2030

Dr Mwele Malecela, Director of Control of NTDs, WHO

Mid-term Strategy review

Tamar Ghosh, CEO, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene


This webinar is free to attend but booking is necessary. If you would like to make a donation to help us continue our work, you can do so at the time of booking.

For those who have already bought a ticket to the event, we can refund you the price of your ticket; please contact adriana [dot] thursby [at] rstmh [dot] org (Adriana Thursby) to process this.

For RSTMH members based in other time zones, Tamar Ghosh and Professor David Mabey will host a video conference the following day 27 May at 9am BST. She will talk through the mid-term strategy review and invites questions and comments from the audience. 

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