Identifying priorities and filling the gaps: What’s next for NTDs research?

Timed to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the London Declaration on NTDs, this event will provide a broad overview of the latest scientific research for NTD control and elimination.

Through a series of rapid fire presentations it aims to provide a short sharp introduction to a wide range of new and cutting-edge research covering different diseases, specialities, countries, institutions, etc.

Alongside the rapid fire session, presentations will also be made by Sir Michael Dixon (Director of NHM) and  Prof Sir Roy Anderson (Director of LCNTDR) .

The evening event will be followed by a drinks reception.

For those interested in NTDs and public health research,  this evening provides a comprehensive and compact showcase of the most cutting edge research being conducted to enable the global community to tackle diseases which effect over 1.6 billion people.

Tickets are now sold out, but you can join the waiting list at

The London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research (LCNTDR), a joint initiative of the Natural History Museum, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, the Royal Veterinary College and Imperial College London, undertakes cutting-edge research to build the evidence base around the design, implementation and evaluation of NTD control and elimination programmes.

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