About us

A kato-katz technician in Kenya

The London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research (LCNTDR) is an innovative research collaboration, bringing together leading experts to tackle diseases which affect the lives of over 1.7 billion of the poorest people across the globe.

The LCNTDR undertakes cutting-edge research to build the evidence base around the design, implementation and evaluation of neglected tropical disease control and elimination programmes.

The LCNTDR was launched in 2013 with the aim of providing focused operational and research support for NTD control. The LCNTDR member institutions house leading NTD experts with a wide range of specialties, making the Centre a valuable resource for cross-sectoral research and collaboration.    

It is a joint initiative of: