This was the consensus of scientists at the 6th Multilateral Initiative in Malaria (MIM) Pan-African Conference, the largest gathering of malaria experts, held in Durban, South Africa last week (Oct 6—11). The theme of the gathering was “Moving towards malaria elimination: investing in research and control”.
MIM 2013 Durban
News & updates on the 2013 MIM conference in durban.
6 October 2013: Career opportunities for African Malaria Researchers
9 October 2013: Woman and Science Breakfast Seminar
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- International Scientific Committee Members
- Local Scientific Committee Members
- MIM Secretariat
- Local Organising Committee
The full MIM2013 Programme is now available (see attached).
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Limited accommodation is still available at the selected beach front hotels. Please note free transport will only be provided between the ICC conference venue and the hotels advertised on the MIM website. A transport schedule will be available in the foyers of these hotels.
A free shuttle service for all conference delegates will be available. These will include airport transfers between King Shaka Airport and the beach front hotels on the 5th, 6th, 11th and 12th October 2013 and daily transfers between the beach front hotels and the ICC conference venue mornings and evenings. Please complete the on-line transport booking form by the 27th September 2013. A transport schedule will be published on the conference website by the 2nd October 2013 and will also be available at the selected beach front hotel foyers.