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Event: The Mosquitoes Must Die: A MasterClass with Profs. Hilary Ranson & Corine Ngufor

March 29, 2021 - 20:22 -- MalariaWorld Events

 

Episode XIX: Wednesday, March 31st 2021;  Starting 2pm East African Time

Ifakara MasterClasses in Public Health & Medical Entomology

Hosted by Sheila Ogoma (CHAI) & Fredros Okumu (Ifakara Health Institute)

Topics:

  1. Epidemiological impact of insecticide treated nets (ITNs) & Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS)
  2. Impact of Insecticide Resistance on Malaria Control
  3. Insecticide Resistance Management Strategies (~ and some considerations from agriculture)
  4. Surviving the Insecticide Treadmill
  5. The Future ITNs & IRS
  6. PBO Nets, Nets with Multiple Actives & Improved IRS formulations
  7. Monitoring the quality of ITNs and IRS
  8. Testing & Pre-qualification Pathways for new ITN & IRS products
  9. The Functional Life of Bed Nets (Attrition, Bio-efficacy, Chemical Content & Durability)
  10. Mentorship, Careers & Capacity Building

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://ternet-or-tz.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIucuuqrDIjEtAQPVPk8j8sixO4MOeThUnG