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

Maimunat Alex-Adeomi
Global Health Corps
Operation Smile
Pierre Bush, PhD
AMN Healthcare (Club Staffing) & Bright Minds INC
Sungano Mharakurwa
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Recent community activity

The Director-General of the World Health Organization: Sign the Charter for Lung Health

by jessie mbamba

Hello there, I just signed the petition "The Director-General of the World Health Organization: Sign the Charter for Lung Health" and wanted to see if you could help by adding your name. Our goal is to reach 5,011 signatures and we need more support. You can read more and sign ... read more

Updated: 14 Sep, 2018
Replies: 0

How do do they get parenteral antimalaria drugs? Private sector drug shops frequently dispense parenteral anti-malarials in a rural region of Western Uganda

pascal verhoeven replied

Here is where the spanner goes into the works: "....*District Assistant Drugs Inspector (DADI) a **role often assigned to a dispenser of a general hospital or Health Centre IV **by the District Health Officer*" The latter [DHO] is probably accountable in the system to the minister for the very tangible ... read more

Updated: 28 Aug, 2018
Replies: 4

UCSF HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Opportunity

Stephen Muleshe replied

Dear Joseph Thank you for sharing the information. How about African trained Physicians? Rgds Dr. Stephen K. Muleshe Head, TB Care & Treatment National TB, Leprosy and Lung Disease Program Department of Preventive and Promotive Health Ministry of Health | Afya Annex | KNH grounds P.O. Box 20781-00202, Nairobi Website: ... read more

Updated: 10 Aug, 2018
Replies: 8

The reluctant fight against malaria is back on track in Rwanda.

Manuel Lluberas replied

The mentality I refer to is the one of "If I do a good job I end up unemployed". Malaria and other vector-borne diseases can be controlled; they have been eliminated in many countries. ALL victories included integrated vector control programs that attacked all developmental stages of the mosquito. In ... read more

Updated: 12 Jul, 2018
Replies: 5

New community members

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Musa mwansa

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Ministry of Health, Zambia

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Zambia

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Ariete Campos

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Hospital pediátrico David Bernardino

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Angola

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Dr Hafiz Abdul Quddus

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General Hospital

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Pakistan