Malaria Meds: a MasterClass with Profs. Timothy Wells, Pierre Hugo, George Jagoe & Abdoulaye Djimde

5 Aug 2021

Ifakara MasterClasses in Public Health & Medical Entomology

Episode XXVII: Thursday, August 5th 2021; Starting 2 PM East African Time

Hosted by Fredros Okumu (Ifakara) & Sheila Ogoma (CHAI)

Key Topics:

  • Importance of effective case management in the malaria elimination agenda
  • History of malaria medicines and related innovations
  • Current pipeline of malaria drug candidates
  • Medicines for chemoprevention [& Seasonal Malaria Chemoprophylaxis]
  • Responding to & managing drug resistance – current and future options
  • Essential partnerships for malaria drug development
  • Managing severe malaria
  • The future of ACTs
  • Medicines for Plasmodium vivax and other malaria species
  • Responding to capacity building needs in endemic countries

MMV Speakers

  • View the webinar here.