Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) has been a leading, international institution for effective international health research for over a hundred years. The research portfolio ranges from bench science through clinical trials to social science and health systems research. LSTM has an excellent record of accomplishment in research that is close to policy and multidisciplinary working between disease specific areas, health systems and cross cutting issues. Liverpool Associates in Tropical Health (LATH) LSTM‘s consultancy arm also brings significant experience of working with DFID and of working in fragile states. LSTM have an excellent track record for capacity building both through formal courses and off-site training and through capacity strengthening through operational research and technical assistance.