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London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Malaria Centre

World Malaria Day

 
 

Tuesday 25th April 2017
John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel St., LSHTM
LSHTM Malaria Centre and Antimicrobial Resistance Centre will host an evening seminar to mark WMD 2017

 

 

Malaria drug resistance in Africa and Asia:Trends & metrics in antimicrobial resistance

Time: 5-7pm, followed by drinks reception 

Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel St., LSHTM

 

  • Introductory remarks – Cally Roper, LSHTM
  • Changing effectiveness of artemisinin combination therapy for falciparum malaria in Africa – Colin Sutherland, LSHTM
  • Challenges in assembling heterogeneous data using the WWARN collaborative model – Georgina Humphreys, Infectious Diseases Data Observatory, University of Oxford
  • Constraints on appropriate malaria treatment in the context of drug resistance – Charlotte Gryseels, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp
  • Monitoring and managing the threat of antimalarial drug resistance – Pascal Ringwald, GMP, WHO
  • Panel discussion – Chaired by Marta Tufet of RSTMH, including all speakers and David Reddy of MMV
  • Closing remarks – Shunmay Yeung, LSHTM

Admission: Free to attend but please register via Eventbrite (so we have enough cider!)

Contact: heidi [dot] hopkins [at] lshtm [dot] ac [dot] uk

More information: https://malaria-drug-resistance-event.eventbrite.co.uk