2010
  • 2010

    Dame Dr Claire Bertschinger, inspiration for Live Aid awarded DBE in New Years Honours

  • 2010

    13 July, School's Tavistock Place building opens

  • 2010

    LSHTM led study finds that even light or moderate physical activity can reduce the risk of an early death

  • 2010

    Professor Baron Peter Piot becomes the new Director

  • 2011

    CRASH2 trial team win the prestigious BMJ Research Paper of the Year Award

  • 2011

    txt2stop trial, led by LSHTM, publishes research showing that text message support for smokers doubles quit rates

  • 2012

    Launch of TB Centre

  • 2012

    London hosts the Olympic Games. LSHTM is a partner in ORIEL project (Olympics and Regeneration in East London)

  • 2012

    Portrait of Brian Greenwood

    Professor Brian Greenwood awarded knighthood

  • 2013

    Bicentenary of the birth of John Snow, a founder of the science of epidemiology

  • 2013

    students in a lab

    The School is cited as the world's leading research-focussed graduate school in Times Higher Education rankings

  • 2013

    Andy Hall portrait

    Professor Andy Hall is awarded knighthood

  • 2013

    Noguchi Africa Prize ceremony

    Peter Piot awarded the Noguchi Africa Prize by the Prime Minister of Japan

  • 2014

    photo of students studying in lab

    School is ranked 2nd in the UK for impact in the Research Excellence Framework

  • 2014

    photo of ebola workers in protective suits

    Ebola: Many staff and students volunteer in the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, and Peter Piot is named among 'the Ebola fighters' as 'TIME' person of the year.

  • 2015

    photo portrait Anne Mills

    Professor Anne Mills FRS, Deputy Director and Provost, is made Dame Commander of the Order of St Michael & St George, after 35 years at the School.

  • 2015

    image: researchers in lab

    Bloomsbury Research Institute for infectious disease research is launched by the School and UCL