Getting the upper hand against malaria: A Twitter chat at the ASTMH Annual Meeting

Getting the upper hand against malaria: A Twitter chat at the ASTMH Annual MeetingCountries across the world are getting the upper hand against malaria thanks to new technologies and innovative approaches around the globe. At the ASTMH 62nd Annual Meeting, November 13–17, leading researchers and scientists will meet in Washington, DC, to share successes and work together to find solutions to common problems.

You can join the conversation. Malaria experts will answer your questions on Twitter from @MACEPA_tweets.

Use the hashtag #TropMedChat during the following timeslots to participate in our interactive Q&A with the following experts:

Expert: Jeremy Burrows, Head of Discovery, Medicines for Malaria Venture
Topic: Anti-malarial drug discovery
Time: Wednesday, November 13, 4–5pm ET

Expert: Dr. Bernard Nahlen, Deputy Coordinator, President’s Malaria Initiative
Topic: PMI collaboration and support for research on malaria
Time: Thursday, November 14, 3-4pm ET. Hosted by @PMIgov.

Expert: Kent Campbell, Director of the Malaria Control Program, PATH
Topic: Building adoptable and adaptable approaches to malaria elimination
Time: Thursday, November 14, 4–5pm ET

Expert: Roland Gosling, MD, PhD, Lead, Malaria Elimination Initiative, UCSF Global Health Group
Topic: Mass drug administration for malaria control and elimination
Time: Friday, November 15, 4–5pm ET

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