Institute of Global Health Innovation (IGHI) news round-up
IGHI participates in the World Economic Forum 2014
Global leaders join forces with academics from IGHI at an IdeasLab session at the 2014 World Economic Forum.
The World Economic Forum brings together top business leaders, international politicians, academics and journalists to discuss the most pressing challenges facing the world. IdeasLab sessions allow experts from the world’s leading universities to address specific issues of importance with a high profile audience.
Lord Darzi receives Qatari honour
On 16 January, His Highness the Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani conferred upon Lord Darzi the Sash of Independence in recognition of his continuing contribution to developing the health sector in Qatar.
IGHI PhD application deadline – 2 March 2014
The PhD programme is open to UK/EU and overseas students. The funding is for three years and covers both fees and living expenses. Research progress is assessed each year and continuing receipt of funds will depend on satisfactory academic progress.