Malaria Consortium staff are presenting at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene’s 65th annual meeting from November 13 – 17. The annual meeting, to be held in Atlanta, USA draws tropical medicine and global health professionals representing academia, government, non-profits, philanthropy, NGOs, industry, military and private practice.
The meeting is designed for researchers, public health officials, travel clinic physicians, practicing physicians in tropical medicine, students and all health care providers working in the fields of tropical medicine, hygiene and global health, among others.
See below for our schedule of presentations:
• Christian Rassi (12:00 - 13:45): Community dialogues for prevention and control of schistosomiasis in Mozambique
• Christian Rassi (13:45 – 15:30): Improving IPTp coverage through text messaging health workers: A mixed methods evaluation of a pilot intervention in West Nile, Uganda
• Harriet Kivumbi (1:45 – 3:30): Seasonal malaria chemoprevention at scale: evidence from eight countries
• Ebenezer Sheshi Baba (1:45 – 3:30): Seasonal malaria chemoprevention at scale: evidence from eight countries
• Madeline Marasciulo (10:15 – 12:00): Key elements for improving management of pneumonia in children in resource-poor settings
• John Hustedt (12:00 – 1:45): Determining the efficacy of larvivorous fish, community engagement, and a novel slow release Pyriproxyfen formulation SumiLarv® 2MR on dengue vectors (aedes aegypti and aedes albopictus) in Cambodia: a cluster randomized trial
• Arantxa Roca-Feltrer (04:00 – 05:45): Developing cross-border surveillance with a focus on migrant and mobile populations in the Greater Mekong Sub-region
• Nelson Nhantumbo: Impact on knowledge and observed clinical practices among community health workers using an mHealth innovation in Mozambique