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

Outbreak of human malaria caused by Plasmodium simium in the Atlantic Forest in Rio de Janeiro

Maimunat Alex-Adeomi replied

Thank you all for sharing this on another potential "zoonotic" component on malaria transmission. It would be useful to see if there are other associated cross infections with this or other similar vectors. read more

Updated: 20 Oct, 2017
Replies: 5

Placental malaria.

by Pierre Bush, PhD

Dear Colleagues, Placental malaria is a serious condition (see Omer et al., 2017). How can its detection be enhanced? Abstract Background Malaria infection during pregnancy can result in placental malaria and is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes particularly among primigravidae. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence ... read more

Updated: 17 Sep, 2017
Replies: 0

Access Solutions for Innovative Patented Medicines - Consultancy Available

by William Tarpai

Community Management Position Available - Applications deadline is September 20, 2017. BACKGROUND - Non communicable diseases (NCD) make up a growing share of the health burden in Lower Middle Income Countries (LMICs), but access to NCD treatments remains a challenge. Per the World Health Organization (WHO), three quarters of NCD ... read more

Updated: 15 Sep, 2017
Replies: 0

Global to Local Health Innovations Systematic Literature Review Project

Joseph Kipkoech replied

Hi Naomie, I wish to recommend a former colleague by the name Dr. Tim Mercer. He was formally an Indiana University School of Medicine Faculty but has now moved to Dell Medical School Global Health Primary Health Care. AMPATH Program in Kenya has implemented a couple of health innovations that ... read more

Updated: 11 Sep, 2017
Recommendation: 1
Replies: 3

New community members

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Imran Muhammad

Affiliated Organizations

Hospital

Work Locations

Pakistan

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ASAAH ARNOLD FORLEMU

Affiliated Organizations

Batibo District Hospital

Work Locations

Cameroon

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kajal sharma

Veterans Day is formally seen on November 11. Be that as it may, on the off chance that it falls on seven days day, numerous groups hold their festivals on the end of the week nearest to this date. This is to empower more individuals to go to and take an interest in the occasions. Central Government workplaces are shut on November 11. On the off chance that Veterans Day falls on a Saturday, they are shut on Friday November 10. In the event that Veterans Day falls on a Sunday, they are shut on Monday November 12. State and neighborhood governments, schools and non-administrative organizations are not required to close and may choose to stay open or shut. Open travel frameworks may take after a normal or occasion plan.
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New York Times

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United States