"Prevention is so much better than healing because it saves the labour of being sick." Thomas Adams, 1618"Prevention is so much better than healing because it saves the labour of being sick."
Thomas Adams, 1618

Posts Tagged ‘global public health’

Boyle awarded Chancellor’s Medal

Professor Peter Boyle, President of the International Prevention Research Institute (iPRI) and Director of the Strathclyde Institute of Global Public Health at iPRI, has been awarded the Chancellor’s Medal of the University of Strathclyde. This prestigious award is an annual award by the University Chancellor presented for outstanding achievement in the international domain. The medal…

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Keynote at St. Luke’s

Dublin, Friday 21 October, 2016 – Today, Professor Peter Boyle gave the keynote lecture, on the topic of Global Public Health, at the Advanced Masterclass during the St. Luke’s Symposium at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI). The Advanced Masterclass focuses on recent discoveries that have changed clinical practice. Each year the Royal…

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The Health of Nations

March 9, 2015 – A review has been published in The Lancet today. The Health of Nations Prevention of infectious diseases and other global health threats will rely on tackling poverty, a senior researcher argues. Peter Ranscombe reports. Tackling poverty in developing countries is the key to fighting infectious diseases and other threats to global health, according to Professor Peter…

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Master’s programme in Global Public Health

The University of Strathclyde Institute for Global Public Health at iPRI is pleased to launch the Master’s Programme in Global Public Health for the September 2015 entry. The Master’s Programme is a unique, high-level programme that merges the strengths of both institutions. The course was designed in response to the international need to improve global Public Health and to…

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Prof. Boyle, honorary Doctor of Laws

Professor Peter Boyle awarded LLD

The University of Dundee has honoured leading figures from Scotland and the world at its summer Graduations in June 2012. Peter Boyle was honoured to be awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa in recognition of his contribution to Global Public Health. Professor Pete Downes, Principal of the University of Dundee, said, “Our Honorary…

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