Pre-Meeting Courses

 

Pre-meeting courses are a great interactive way to get up-to- date knowledge on a variety of vivax malaria topics directly from internationally recognized experts. Whatever your research interest, rest assure you will find something just for you!

Course 1: PARASITE BIOLOGY, ANIMAL MODELS AND IMAGING ADVANCES

Instructors: Rogério Amino (Institute Pasteur, France), Mary Galinski (Emory University School of Medicine, USA) and Letusa Albrecht (ICC- Fiocruz, Brazil)

Course 2: CONDUCTING EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDIES

Instructors: Ivo Mueller (Walter & Eliza Hall Institute, Australia/Institut Pasteur, France), Ingrid Felger (Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland) and Wuelton Monteiro (FMT- HVD, Brazil)

Course 3: CONDUCTING CLINICAL TRIALS

Instructors: Quique Bassat (ICREA & Profesor at the Institut de Salut Global de Barcelona (ISGlobal), Spain), Ric Price (Menzies School of Health Research, Australia/University of Oxford, UK) and André Siqueira (INI, FIOCRUZ)

Course 4: UNDERSTANDING OMICS DATA AND MODELLING STUDIES

Instructors: Jessica Kissinger (University of Georgia, USA), Michael White (Imperial College, UK) and Gabriela Gomes (Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK)

Course 5: PROGRAMMATIC CHALLENGES TO VIVAX MALARIA ELIMINATION

Instructors: Kevin Baird (Eijkman-Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Indonesia), Marcelo Ferreira (University of São Paulo, Brazil), Paola Marchesini (Brazilian Ministry of Health)

Course 6: SCIENTIFIC PUBLISHING

Instructor: Marcel Hommel (Malaria Journal Editor in Chief and University of Liverpool, UK) and Judith Recht (Brazil)

 

 

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