Invest in The Future: Defeat Malaria

In Tags: • April 23rd, 2013

2013.04.23. Malaria event UK Parliament (2)

Where we are now on global malaria control, what are our priorities and what is our wish list.

The panel of speakers included:

Dr Rob Newman, Head of the Global Malaria Programme, WHO, gave an overview.

Dr. Shunmay Yeung, deputy director of the ACT Consortium and a clinical senior lecturer at LSHTM spoke about diagnostics developments

Dr Tim Wells, Chief Scientist MMV, discussed progress on drug discovery

Dr David Kaslow – Director PATH MVI spoke about new technologies on the horizon

Dr Kolawole Maxwell, Malaria Consortium Nigeria Programme Director focused on  the implementation of his programmes on the ground

 Megan Owen, a sixth former from Stafford Grammar School read out her letter to Jeremy Lefroy, her local MP.

 Rob Newman WHO

Shunmay Yeung LSHTM

Tim Wells MMV

David Kaslow PATH MVI

Kolawole Maxwell Malaria Consortium

Minutes World Malaria Day Event

Read Megan Owens letter to her MP