Last Updated

11 Oct 2021

MasterClass by IHI: Sustaining the [Malaria] Gains

Fredros Okumu from the Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) and Sheila Ogoma from the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) are hosting a Master Class on Sustaining the [Malaria] Gains.

Date: Thursday, October 14th, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm East African Time

Speakers

  • Prof. Thomas Churcher (Imperial College, UK)
  • Dr. Ellie Sherrard Smith (Imperial College, UK)

Topics:

  • Magic Mixes: selecting the best combinations of interventions in different contexts
  • Evidence-based vector control: what next for ITNs, IRS & LSM
  • Anticipating the RTS,S vaccine roll-out: how do we use it alongside other tools?
  • Transformative approaches & tools: [a case for improved vector control options]
  • Measuring impact of malaria interventions: balancing ento and epi indicators
  • Measuring the gaps in vector control: a case of mosquitoes biting outdoors and early
  • Impact of insecticide resistance on vector control – how best should we respond
  • Sustaining the malaria control gains: how do we prevent stagnation and rebounds?
  • Careers & mentorship: personal experiences in public health and academia 

If you’d like to attend, please register in advance at this link.