STRIVE partners meet with Director of LSHTM to discuss research priorities

11 June 2013
Alexandra Hyde

On 7 June, LSHTM Director Peter Piot met with members of STRIVE to discuss current and future research plans.

The meeting coincided with a visit to LSHTM by STRIVE partners from the US and India, Sarah Degnan Kambou, President of ICRW in Washington DC and Ravi Verma, Regional Director of ICRW Asia, who was visiting from New Delhi. They joined Charlotte Watts, research director of STRIVE and head of the LSHTM Gender Violence and Health Centre

They discussed ways to deepen and extend the STRIVE partnership and other research and influence opportunities, as well as raising cups of Japanese green tea to toast Professor Piot's recent award of the Hideyo Noguchi Africa Prize for Medical Research.