LSTM has been at the forefront of research into infectious, debilitating and disabling diseases worldwide since 1898. Our research continues to improve the health of the world's poorest people, with a research portfolio well over £320 million.



Research staff are organised into the following academic departments:

Clinical sciences
International public health
Vector biology

Research centres

Throughout LSTM there are several multi-disciplinary research centres addressing global health issues.

Research Excellence Framework

Find out more how well LSTM's research ranked in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

Research opportunities

For information on all the research degrees at the School and advice on research funding.