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Course acknowledgements

© London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 2020

Many thanks from the course team.

Lead educators: Hannah Kuper, Tom Shakespeare

Course initiation and content design: Hannah Kuper, Tom Shakespeare and Tess Bright

Course production:

  • LSHTM TEL team: Josie Gallo, Dominic Forrest
  • ICED MOOC team: Hannah Kuper, Tom Shakespeare, Tess Bright, Islay Mactaggart, Georgie Gaskell, Anthony Climpson-Stewart, Sabrina Dogbe
  • Graphic design: Merrick Brewer
  • Video editing: Simon Lane Media (Simon Lane, and Alex Townley)

Many people have been involved in the development of this course and we would like to thank them for their hard work and valuable contributions.

Contributors from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Dr. Morgon Banks, ICED

Dr. Tess Bright, ICED

Dorothy Boggs, ICED

Dr. Calum Davey, ICED

Dr Shaffa Hameed, ICED

Dr. Suresh Kumar, ICED

Professor Hannah Kuper, ICED

Sarah Marks, ICED

Dr. Islay Mactaggart, ICED

Professor Martin McKee, LSHTM

Dr. Sarah Polack, ICED

Onaiza Qureshi, LSHTM

Veronika Reichenberger, ICED

Nathaniel Scherer, ICED

Professor Tom Shakespeare, ICED

Dr. Tracey Smythe, ICED

Jane Wilbur, ICED

Maria Zuurmond, ICED

Contributors from other organisations

Dr. Jill Hanass-Hancock, South African Medical Research Council

Wakisa Mulwafu, College of Medicine, Malawi

Professor Hellen Myezwa, School of Therapeutic Sciences, WITS University, South Africa

Dr. Chioma Ohajunwa, South African Medical Research Council

Relvie Poilapa, World Vision, Vanuatu

Liz Sayce, London School of Economics

Faustina Urassa, Songambele, Tanzania

Lorraine Wapling, Independent Consultant

Video interviews

Ola Abu Alghaib, UN Partnership of Persons with Disabilities

Dr. Mark Carew, Leonard Cheshire

Dom Haslam, Sightsavers

Dr. Suresh Kumar, ICED

Professor Hannah Kuper, ICED

Satish Mishra, World Health Organization

Florence Ndagire, ICED/Makerere University

Yetnebersh Nigussie, Global Action on Disability (GLAD)

Queen Seketi, ICED/University of Zambia

Professor Tom Shakespeare, ICED

Myroslava Tataryn, Wellspring Foundation

Lorraine Wapling, Independent Consultant

Organisations and individuals who contributed media

CBM International

Handicap International

Channel 4/Getty Images

Lorraine Wapling


Carlos Litulo


This project was funded with UK Aid from the UK Government.

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