Ian Ritchie Architects have been selected by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine following competitive interview to deliver a strategy and to implement the transformation over the next 5 years of 20,000m2 of research laboratories, education and support spaces within their Keppel Street Grade II building into an exceptional facility.
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine enjoys an enviable reputation as a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health.
Research income has grown to more than £110 million per year from national and international funding sources including UK government and research councils, the European Union, the Wellcome Trust, Gates Foundation and other philanthropic sources.
The inaugural Center for World University Rankings by Subject in 2017 placed the School first in the world for tropical medicine research, second for parasitology and seventh for infectious diseases, public environment and occupational health, and social sciences and biomedical. The School was named University of the Year 2016 by Times Higher Education.