Better diagnosis, better malaria control

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John Snow Lecture Theatre

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Keppel Street

London

WC1E 7HT

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The ACT Consortium invites you to join a event to commemorate World Malaria Day at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

Speakers include

  • Director David Schellenberg, (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)
  • Medical Anthropologist Clare Chandler, (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)
  • Principal Investigator Hugh Reyburn, (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)
  • Principal Investigator Anthony Mbonye, (Ministry of Health, Uganda)
  • Cross-project analysis Heidi Hopkins, (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)

Topics include

  • Key findings from 8 years of research
  • Starter Kit to help develop interventions in endemic countries
  • Diagnosis training in Tanzania, Uganda & Cameroon
  • Malaria diagnosis in the public & private sectors
  • Interactive materials to improve the targeting of malaria treatment






The session will run as follows -
1-2pm light lunch
2-4pm session
4-5.30 reception

To attend in person, please RSVP using the link below. There will be a light lunch provided from 1-2pm, and a reception afterwards at 4pm.

The session will be livestreamed from 2pm BST

We encourage interaction and questions in advance via Twitter #actdiagnosis

Further information can be found on the Consortium website.

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John Snow Lecture Theatre

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Keppel Street

London

WC1E 7HT

United Kingdom

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