Past events

LSHTM co-organised the 2018 Health Systems Global Symposium

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Health Systems Global chose Liverpool as the host city for its fifth global symposium on health systems research in 2018. The winning bid was put forward by Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), in close cooperation with a consortium of UK institutions including the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

We worked with LSTM and other partners to shape and organise this significant global symposium in the UK. More than 2,000 delegates attended the five-day symposium on 8-12 October, 2018, at the waterfront venue, home to BT Convention Centre, Echo Arena and Exhibition Centre Liverpool.


The Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research
Vancouver, Canada
14 – 18 November 2016

Health Systems Global is an international membership organisation fully dedicated to promoting health systems research and knowledge translation. This years symposium will focus on ‘resilient and responsive health systems for a changing world.’

Two members of Health Systems Global, Prof Anne Mills and Dr Dina Balabanova are based in the Department for Global Health and Policy. Please visit the website to learn more about the Society and follow their activity on Twitter: @H_S_Global





The Third Global Symposium on Health Systems Research
Cape Town, South Africa
30 Sept – 3 Oct 2014
The Third Global Symposium on Health Systems Research will be held in Cape Town, South Africa. Health Systems Global  convened the forum, working in partnership with the hosts, the University of Cape Town and with networks of African universities (


New vaccine introductions: decision‐making & impact on health systems
Congress Centre, London
13-14 November 2013
Interviews can be viewed here


Good Health at Low Cost 25 years on. What makes a successful health system?
A team from GHD recently launched the new book ‘Good Health at Low Cost 25 years on. What makes a successful health system?’ along with some feature videos funded by The Rockefeller Foundation. To learn more about the project, download a copy of the book free and access videos, blogs and more click here.

IHEA 2013, Sydney
7 – 10 July 2013
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Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (HSR), Beijing
31 October – 3 November 2012
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IHEA 2011, Toronto
10 – 13 July 2011


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