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.

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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

Towards malaria protection with modified mosquito landing boxes

By Sungano Mharakurwa on 04 Jul, 2015 0 Replies

Hi All, Continuing from our discussion this 'outgoing' week, please refer to the abstract below and attached article. Could this be the answer to the outdoor biting mosquito problem? How about resistance selection? Since this is outdoor would the…

Early mosquitoes getting a bite

By Sungano Mharakurwa on 29 Jun, 2015 4 Recommendations 44 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…

New community members

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Clement Diarga BASSE

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Hospital

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Senegal

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syed muhammad adnan shah

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hospital; Hospital

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Pakistan

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Elhadji Mamadou Dioukhane

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Ministry of Health

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Senegal