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The Alan J. Magill Malaria Eradication Symposium: Accelerating to Zero Through Innovation, Policy and Partnerships

April 24 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Organized by the CSIS Global Health Policy Center and the American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene

The Alan J. Magill Malaria Eradication Symposium: Accelerating to Zero Through Innovation, Policy and Partnerships

April 24
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
2nd Floor Conference Center
Center for Strategic & International Studies
1616 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036

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On April 24, 2017, one day before World Malaria Day, the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene and the Center for Strategic and International Studies will convene the inaugural Alan J. Magill Malaria Eradication Symposium in Washington, DC. The gathering honors the life of the late Dr. Alan J. Magill, who inspired us with his vision of the achievable defeat of malaria.  Alan was former president of ASTMH, director of the malaria program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and program manager at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The symposium will consist of three panels: progress towards malaria eradication and the critical role of the U.S., innovative science in support of elimination and countering resistance, and the role of the private sector, including faith based organizations, in malaria elimination. 

 

Details

Date:
April 24
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Center for Strategic and International Studies
1616 Rhode Island Ave., NW
Washington, DC 22036 United States
Website:
http://csis.org/

Organizers

CSIS Global Health Policy Center
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene