Experts discover ways to tackle drug resistant parasites that cause the killer disease malaria

A new analysis of all relevant previously published clinical data shows how parasites causing malaria become resistant to a commonly used treatment for malaria in travellers.

malaria mosquito

Volunteering the kindness of strangers

Helping people handle grief is a topic close to the heart of Dr Katherine Joekes, Head of Clinical Communication at St George’s. As well as training future doctors to deliver bad news, she also dedicates her Thursday afternoons to helping bereaved people cope with their loss through her work with the charity Cruse Bereavement Care (Cruse).


Meet the researcher: How is the battle against HIV/AIDS going?

In the first of a series of articles called Meet the researcher, highlighting the research at St George’s, University of London, Dr Qinxue Hu, Senior Lecturer in the Institute for Infection & Immunity, discusses his work and marks World AIDS Day which happens each year on December 1.

hiv and aids

St George’s student athletics club makes history

The Students' Union athletics club won United Hospitals Athletics Championships shield on Saturday 25 November.

St George's athletics club

Experts tackling deadly tuberculosis say thousands are dying of the curable disease each day

Researchers from across the world who are tackling the deadly bacterial disease tuberculosis (TB) attended a symposium at St George’s, University of London to discuss the way forward in treatment and prevention.

tb and stethoscope