King’s College London is one of the top 10 UK universities in the world (QS World University Rankings, 2018/19) and among the oldest in England. King’s has more than 31,000 students (including more than 12,800 postgraduates) from some 150 countries worldwide, and some 8,500 staff. King’s has an outstanding reputation for world-class teaching and cutting-edge research. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), eighty-four per cent of research at King’s was deemed ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ (3* and 4*).Since our foundation, King’s students and staff have dedicated themselves in the service of society. King’s will continue to focus on world-leading education, research and service, and will have an increasingly proactive role to play in a more interconnected, complex world.
King’s College London Fight the Fakes will seek to raise awareness of the dangers of substandard and falsified medicines. We will have a primary focus on the global issue of counterfeit anti-infective medicine particularly counterfeit antimalarials and antibiotics which causes several deaths annually globally. This initiative falls well within our Strategic Vision 2029. Visit our website to find out more.