Policymakers, national control program professionals, and practitioners problem solve and exchange best practices in this community with the goal of improving the prevention, management and treatment of malaria.

Community moderators

Johanna Daily
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University; American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Sungano Mharakurwa
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Wellington Oyibo
University of Lagos College of Medicine
Michael Reddy
Yale University

Recent discussion topics

Early mosquitoes getting a bite

By Sungano Mharakurwa on 29 Jun, 2015 4 Recommendations 36 Replies

Hi All, Call it residual malaria transmission or anything else, but it seems mosquitoes are adapting to bite early (or later), evading the mainstay vector control interventions (mosquito nets [LLINs] and indoor residual spraying [IRS]). Experiences or…

Local co-adaptation of malaria parasites and their vector mosquitoes. Can this help malaria elimination efforts?

By Sungano Mharakurwa on 24 Jun, 2015 6 Replies

Hi All, Please see abstract below and attached original paper. This interesting observation, with mounting evidence over the years, seems to pose some questions on approaches to malaria elimination. Should countries mull over their neighbour's situation at…

Eliminating malaria & protecting displaced populations in malaria endemic zones: emphasis on the great lakes regions of Africa.

By Pierre Bush, PhD on 18 Jun, 2015 1 Recommendation 9 Replies

Several parts of the world especially Africa are now military conflicts ridden, and populations in these affected areas are on the constant move. The great lakes region of Africa (Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, western Tanzania and south…

New community members

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Amanda Young

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N/A

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United States

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PROSPER OKONKWO

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AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria - APIN

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Nigeria; United States

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Shadab Fazal

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KPC Medical College And Hospital

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India