The University of Malaya hosted the "Current Tools to Combat Malaria - with Special Focus on Plasmodium knowlesi" workshop on March 4 - 8, 2019, which had 20 participants from eight different countries. Dr Lucas Low Van Lun covered this intensive week of lectures and practical sessions and reported the daily lessons learnt in a series of reports posted in the Resource Hub.
According to Professor Indra Vythilingam, chair of the workshop, "The 20 participants attending this workshop gained valuable knowledge and techniques that they can now bring back and implement in their respective institutes and universities. The workshop also served as a platform to interact with various research institutes and universities within the country as well as the region to foster collaboration on P. knowlesi."