MalariaWorld Journal (MWJ) is our own peer reviewed scientific journal on malaria. You don’t pay to publish, and you don’t pay to read. Read about MW and how you can submit your manuscript here.
This week MESA's has shared with us several webcasts 'The Global Technical Strategy for Malaria & the Global Malaria Action Plan 2' from the ASTMH conference. Look at the following webcasts here: ASTMH 2014, webcast, David Brandling-Bennett ; ASTMH 2014, webcast, Eric Mouzin ; ASTMH 2014, webcast, Richard Cibulskis ; ASTMH 2014, webcast, Discussion panel ; ASTMH 2014, webcast, Pedro Alonso.
Then there is an interesting vacancy for 2 research fellows at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (based in Africa). Read the vacancy 2 Regional programme officers (research fellows) - LSHTM here.
Kate Dieringer has posted another interesting column where she makes the statement that social marketing and media can redirect how we project and what we represent about malaria and public health. Neglected, and not so neglected, tropical diseases are suffering from a lack of innovation in branding. Kate invites you all to think along with her and share your ideas. Read her column Advocacy in Advertising? here.
Bill Jobin shares with us his personal experiences with the Presidential Malaria Initiative (PMI) when he worked in Angola. Read Bill's blog Drought and Malaria in Angola here.
Enjoy this week's MalariaWorld - the MW team.