World Malaria Day 2016

World Malaria Day

On Monday, 25 April a group of leading researchers will mark World Malaria Day and the global drive to ‘End Malaria for Good’. Please join us in Oxford to mark the occasion.

17:30 Presentations

19:00 Drinks reception

Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Oxford University, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6GG

Please register your attendance

Sumi Biswas from the Jenner Institute, Nick White from the Wellcome Trust Mahidol Oxford Research Unit (MORU) in Bangkok, Dominic Kwiatkowski from MalariaGen, Philippe Guérin from the WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN) and Katherine Battle from the Malaria Atlas Project (MAP) will present their latest projects and help us to understand the unique and interconnected findings of their research. We’ll explore how innovative research and multi-disciplinary collaboration can combine to support our global goal to eradicate malaria.

Speaker topics include:

The event will be chaired by Kevin Marsh, Centre for Tropical Medicine & Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Oxford University and Chair of the WHO Malaria Policy Advisory Committee (MPAC).