The conference is proud to announce the participation of twenty prestigious speakers from the malaria community. Among them, Professor Peter Agree, Nobel prize 2003 in chemistry /drug discovery development. Click here to see who else will speak at the MIM2018 conference.
The 4th Annual Conference of the Pan African Mosquito Control Association (PAMCA)
The 4th PAMCA conference will take place in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso at Laico 2000 Hotel on October 16th – 18th 2017. Read more about the PAMCE conference here.
Deadline coming up soon! Call for Papers. Malaria transmission: current challenges and new tools in the elimination context
The Portuguese Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (IHMT), through the research center Global Health and Tropical Medicine (GHTM), is organizing the workshop on Malaria transmission: current challenges and new tools in the elimination context, that will take place at the IHMT, in Lisbon, on 30th and 31st October 2017.
The deadline for submission of abstracts is 17th September 2017. Click here for more information about this Call for Papers.
Reminder vacancies still open - extended deadline
It is still possible to apply for the following position:
* Physician Investigator Malaria at Sanaria. Click here to read the vacancy announcement "Physician Investigator Malaria - Sanaria".
* Postdoc on malaria population genetics at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. Closing date for applications: 18th September 2017. Click here to read the vacancy announcement "Postdoctoral Fellow Malaria Population Genetics".
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For the 25 million children who live across the Sahel, where there is a seasonal surge in malaria incidence, the World Health Organization recommends seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC) as an effective tool in the fight against malaria. Approximately 12 million children were protected through SMC programmes in 2016, with over 6.4 million children covered through the ACCESS-SMC project, funded by UNITAID and led by Malaria Consortium in partnership with Catholic Relief Services.
We are excited to start a survey for the Pan African Mosquito Control Association (PAMCA), sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation. PAMCA is currently establishing a database of all institutions and individual scientists operating in the field of medical entomology, in particular mosquito borne diseases, across Africa.
BASF introduces first new class of public health insecticide for malaria prevention in more than 30 years.
Efficient in use and costs
Drones against malaria seeks your support for the crowdfunding campaign ‘Anti Malaria Drones’ to generate € 18.000 for a malaria control pilot project using a drone that sprays an environmentally sound biological control agent over rice fields in Western Kenya. Please give your support and share this request with your colleagues and friends: www.antimalariadrones.com
Featuring interviews with leaders in the global health community including MalariaWorld's Founder and editor Bart Knols and a rare documentary one-on-one with Bill Gates. Narrated by Oscar® nominated Jeremy Renner.