Tuesday 2nd September  Malaria & NTD Student Presentations  In an Open Competition Six Malaria & NTD Research Students were chosen from UK universities to make short presentations of their work. Kayla G. Barnes, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Insecticide Resistance: A Threat To Disease Control  Lucas Cunningham, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine: The little Pigs...

10th November 5pm, Committee Room 17 Capacity Strengthening  Professor Sir Brian Greenwood provided an overview and introduced a 17 minute film on the Malaria Capacity Development Consortium, MCDC, which is working to strengthen PhD training programmes in five African universities. This work, funded by the Wellcome Trust with co-funding from...

13th October 5pm, Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster   Launch of the 2014 Malaria Report: “An Unprecedented Opportunity at the awn of a New Era” Speakers include: Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP, Secretary of State for at the Department of International Development from 2010-2012.  Professor David Schellenberg, Director of the...

Tuesday 6th May 5pm, Thatcher Room , Portcullis House, Westminster. Focus on the Democratic Republic of Congo & Nigeria – “Innovation and Action” in those countries Prudence Hamade, MB, CHB, MRCPCH, Senior Technical Adviser, the Malaria Consortium, will talk about the Consortium’s Seasonal Malaria Control  Programme in Nigeria. She...

Tuesday 18th March,Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster  Financing Malaria & NTDs Research, Development and Control - Focussing on existing, potential and innovative funding for Malaria and NTDs  Speakers include: Professor Jeremy Farrar, Director,  The Wellcome Trust, who will talk about the funding priorities for the Wellcome Trust...

Click here to down load: Professor Hilary Ranson Insecticide Resistance.key 25th February meeting, 5pm, Committee Room 14, Westminster.  The Challenge of Drug Resistance  The meeting focused on the problem of resistance in infectious diseases and strategies for prevention. Professor John Watson, Deputy Chief Medical Officer. He is an Honorary Professor...

 News On 15th October, the 9th Annual Malaria Report – Malaria at the Cross Road was launched by Rt Hon Stephen O’Brien MP, Prime Minister’s Special envoy to the SAHEL countries and Global Advocate on Malaria for Roll Back Malaria launched the Report. Although much has been achieved, we are now...

 Autumn Programme Tuesday 15th October, 5pm, the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House, Westminster 9th Annual Malaria Report – Malaria at the Cross Roads  This will be launched by Rt Hon Stephen O’Brien MP, Rt Hon Stephen O'Brien MP, Prime Minister's Envoy & UK Special Representative to the Sahel Professor Schellenberg,...