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June 11, 2019 APPMG Meeting on Integrating Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases: From Intervention to Surveillance

11 June 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Malaria & Neglected Tropical Diseases

invites you to join us for a meeting coordinated with the British Society for Parasitology discussing

Integrating Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases:

From Intervention to Surveillance

              

                   Date and Time:

5.30pm-7.30pm

Tuesday 11th June 2019

Venue:

CPA Room, Palace of Westminster (POW)

House of Commons

London SW1A 0AA 


Featuring presentations and a panel discussion with:

            Prof Maria-Gloria Basáñez (Imperial College London, President of the BSP): Introduction to the meeting

  • Dr Menno Smit (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine) – Ivermectin treatment for malaria control –
  • Dr Rachel Pullan (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) – Mapping lymphatic filariasis and bednet distribution in Africa –
  • Dr Martha Betson (University of Surrey) – Potential interactions between treatments for malaria and schistosomiasis –
  • Dr James La Course (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine) – Towards enhancing co-surveillance of malaria and NTDs with non-invasive sampling –

 

 

Please RSVP to APPG coordinator: vecchion@parliament.uk

Please bring invitation and ID and use the Cromwell Green entrance. Allow at least 20 minutes to pass through airport-style security

Details

Date:
11 June 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

CPA Room, Palace of Westminster