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

In the news: Gambia Poised to Become 4th Country to Eliminate Malaria

Pierre Bush, PhD replied

Yes, you can certainly do it. Policymakers will coupled with motivated public health authority & good management of resources. Highest regards. read more

Updated: 24 Jul, 2017
Replies: 2

DRONES AGAINST MALARIA

NIRMAL GHIMIRE replied

thanks Bush. but it sounds a bit difficult in many countries like ours. however seems worthy.. read more

Updated: 24 Jul, 2017
Replies: 15

Is malaria getting bigger and badder?

by Sungano Mharakurwa

To emphasize the need for extending the repertoire malaria intervention "weapons" as much as possible, Robert Gebelhoff argues that malaria is getting bigger and better (https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-theory/wp/2017/02/03/malaria-is-getting-bigger-and-badder-and-were-not-ready-for-it/?utm_term=.b3320ca82cd8). The emergence of parasite resistance to antimalarial drugs and vector resistance to insecticides (see attached) certainly causes concern. Hopefully this time, unlike the 1950s, ... read more

Updated: 21 Jul, 2017
Replies: 0

malaria

Pierre Bush, PhD replied

You are welcome. read more

Updated: 10 Jul, 2017
Replies: 5

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Cynthia Acosta Jaramillo

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The University of Queensland

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Australia

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Simon Jimenez

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MH

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Peru

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patrick nachipo

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Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre

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Malawi