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New from MESA: Malaria Elimination Sessions at ASTMH

October 22, 2015 - 20:55 -- MESA Alliance

The 64th annual meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) is taking place 25 – 29 October 2015 in Philadelphia, USA.

Partners from across the malaria community will be sharing updates of their work.

The MESA Alliance has compiled a selection of symposia and scientific sessions focussed on malaria elimination, from innovation in tools, surveillance systems and mapping, to advances in our understanding of the sub-clinical reservoir and P. vivax, as well as regional approaches and policy updates from WHO.

Don’t miss two MESA-organized symposia:

56 “Current Lessons From Drug-Based Strategies For Malaria Elimination”
Tuesday, 27 October, 8:00 – 9:45am

Marriott Grand Ballroom Salon E


141 “Mapping Malaria Transmission for Spatial Targeting of Malaria Elimination Interventions” (organized in partnership with CHAI)
Wednesday, 28 October, 1:45 – 3:30pm

Marriott Grand Ballroom Salon E

Find out more about MESA and ISGLobal at exhibition booth #312

For the schedule of the malaria sessions, please see below. A pdf of the schedule has been attached at the bottom of this post.


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