Past Events

CEDIL & Centre for Evaluation Lecture Series

The Centre of Excellence for Development Impact and Learning (CEDIL) and the Centre for Evaluation are delighted to announce the first in a new lecture series addressing methods and innovation in primary studies. The Four Waves of the Evidence Revolution: Progress and Challenges in Evidence-Based Policy and Practice The evidence movement has rolled out in […]

The Clean before & after study: An impact and process evaluation design to evaluate the effectiveness of training and quality improvement on environmental hygiene in facilities.

Click here to watch the session online Please take note on the revised date & venue  Date: Tuesday, 27 March 2018 Time: 12.45 – 13.45 Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street Speaker: Giorgia Gon Please join us for this evaluation design workshop, in which Giorgia Gon will present the design of a proposed impact and process evaluation of […]

Applied Systems Thinking for Health Systems and Public Health Research

                Jointly organised by the Centre for Evaluation, the Health Systems Research Group in the GHD and the Centre for Global Chronic Conditions  Date: Monday 26th March 2018 Time: 9.00 – 16.00 Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street, LSHTM   Health systems are characterised by extraordinary complexity in […]

Developing and monitoring private sector markets for malaria case management in Africa and south East Asia

Date: Thursday 8th February Time: 12.30 – 13.30 Venue: John Snow A, Keppel Street, LSHTM Speakers: Desmond Chavasse and  Stephen Poyer The seminar explored an approach to market landscaping to identify areas of market dysfunction; the process of developing market based interventions and monitoring the impact of these on availability price and market share of ACTs and RDTs […]

Delivering evidence-based health interventions. Population Services International’s (PSI) unique approach to development

Date: Thursday 1st February 2018 Time: 17.00 – 18.30 Venue: John Snow B, Keppel Street Speakers: Martin Dale and Cristina Lussiana presented via live video conference. Population Service International (PSI) is a public health agency working in over 50 countries in the areas of malaria, family planning, HIV, diarrhoea, pneumonia and sanitation. The presentation focused on how evaluations can be used […]

CEDIL Inception Paper Launch Event

  Date: Thursday, 25 January 2018 Time: 09:00 – 17:00 (GMT) Venue: Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ The Centre of Excellence for Development Impact and Learning (CEDIL) is a DFID-supported consortium hosted at the London International Development Centre (LIDC), comprising: the LSHTM’s Centre for Evaluation, the EPPI-centre at UCL, EDePo at the Institute for […]

Measuring costs and health impact using pragmatic trials: Evaluating HIV self-testing in Malawi, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Date: Monday 22nd January 2018 Time: 12.45 – 14.00 Venue: John Snow A, Keppel Street Speaker: Melissa Neuman and Fern Terris-Prestholt Melissa and Fern presented findings from an economic and impact evaluation of the Unitaid-funded HIV Self-Testing Africa (STAR) Initiative; a five-year project to catalyse the market for HIV self-testing. The talk focused on the […]

Pre-viva seminar: Robust Analysis of Stepped Wedge Trials

Date: Tuesday 28th November Time: 12.45 Venue: Room LG9, Keppel Street Speaker: Jennifer Thompson Supervisors: Katherine Fielding and James Hargreaves Stepped wedge cluster-randomised trials are a trial design where clusters are randomised to sequences. Each sequence switches from the control to the intervention condition at a different time during the trial. This means that at the […]

Annual General Meeting

Date: Fri, 24 Nov 2017 Time: 10am-1pm Venue: LG24 Keppel Street The Centre for Evaluation Annual General Meeting is a highlight in our calendar and is open to all INTERNAL members of Centre for Evaluation at LSHTM. It is your opportunity to hear about the Centre’s activites this year and to influence the agenda for […]

SYMPOSIUM | Timely Evaluation for Programme Improvement

Date: Thu 23 Nov 2017             Venue: Wellcome Trust The success of health interventions and programmes largely depends on how well they are implemented. Most evaluations are done retrospectively, providing learning ‘for next time’, which is important but misses key opportunities to improve interventions and programmes as they are being delivered. Programmes […]