Past Events

Qualitative Comparative Analysis

Qualitative Comparative Analysis: A worked example to explore why some weight management interventions worked better than others

Date: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Time: 12:45 – 2pm

Place: Jerry Morris B, Tavistock Place

Speakers: Katy Sutcliffe (EPPI-Centre, UCL), GJ Melendez (University of Warwick) and Helen Burchett, LSHTM

Centre for Evaluation participating in the Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

The Health Systems Global organises a symposium every two years to bring together its members with the full range of players involved in health systems and policy research. The theme of this year’s session is, ‘Resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world’.

When: 14-18 November 2016
Where: Vancouver, Canada

3ie London Evidence Week

3ie London Evidence Week  is  a series of events that brings evaluators, researchers, policymakers and programme managers together to explore the challenges and opportunities in using high-quality evidence to inform decision-making. These events will take place from 11-15 April at venues in the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and Birkbeck, University of […]

Centre for Evaluation participating in the What Works Global Summit

Dr James Hargreaves, Director of the Centre for Evaluation will be presenting at the What Works Global Summit. On Tuesday, September 27, 5.30-7.00pm, Dr Hargreaves will be part of an exciting discussion with colleagues on, ‘What evidence for what works? An inter-disciplinary discussion’. The first What Works Global Summit addresses evidence-informed policy globally across all […]

Consultation on new, timely, and rigorous methods for evaluation

Date: September 21st, 2016 Time: 2.15pm – 4.15pm Place: Jerry Morris room, Tavistock Place We will have an open discussion, and hear experience from LSHTM staff, on methods suitable for certain types of evaluation projects: Specifically: – Evaluations in any setting that need to be rapid, but robust – Evaluations in settings with limited infrastructure, including […]

Centre For Evaluation Retreat

10th November, 2016
This will be a full day focussed on a range of topics within Evaluation, including “the role of evaluation in policy development”, “assessing context and its influence on outcomes” and “opportunistic evaluations of programmes and systems”.

11th November, 2016
10am to 1pm
Jerry Morris A&B at Tavistock Place
This will be the Centre for Evaluation AGM. It is aimed at all those who would like to contribute to the running and strategy of the Centre, with a particular focus on plans for the next year.

Lunchtime Seminar: Evaluating systems for health using boundary critique

Update – Slides are available here.  Speaker: Martin Reynolds, The Open University, UK Date: 27 April 2016 Time: 12.45 – 2pm Place: LG24, LSHTM, Keppel Street Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. Abstract Two professional domains – evaluation (with big ‘E’) practitioners, associated with […]

Realist Evaluation and the MRC Framework

Speaker: Dr. Adam Fletcher, University of Cardiff Date: February 15th, 2016 Dr. Adam Fletcher, Reader at the School of Social Science at the University of Cardiff, and Deputy Director of DECIPHer, spoke about how the ‘realist’ perspective, which has been successfully applied to many trials, should be expanded to include the whole of the MRC’s […]

Findings of the Independent Panel on the Global Response to Ebola

Date: Monday, 23 November 2015 Time: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Venue: Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG, UK Type of event: Panel Discussion The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the Harvard Global Health Institute convened in 2014 an Independent Panel on the Global Response to Ebola to review […]

The Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone

Evaluating a national response to an epidemic of public health concern – the example of the Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone Date: 12th November 2015 Time: 2.30-5.30pm Venue: John Snow lecture theatre, LSHTM The Ebola crisis presented affected countries with a unique public health challenge. The ways in which countries responded to the crisis hold […]