Konferenser och symposier

Symposium: The Future of Global Malaria Eradication

2017-04-2510:00 Samuelssonsalen, Tomtebodavägen 6, KI campus SolnaCampus Solna

This symposium marks World Malaria Day on April 25th and features national and international Malaria specialists.



10.00 Welcome and Introduction

Prof. Anders Björkman

10.15 Vector Control after 2017
Prof. George Dimopoulos, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA

11.00 Genetics of Antimalarial Resistance in sub-Saharan Africa
Prof. Abdoulaye Djimde, University of Bamako, Mali

12.00 Lunch break

13.00 Vector Control – New Tools and Strategies
Prof. Richard Ignell, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Dr. Noushin Emami, Stockholm University
Ass. Prof. Olle Terenius, Uppsala University

14.15 Break with drinks

14.30 Chemotherapy – New Drugs or Old Drugs in New Guises
Prof. Mats Wahlgren, Karolinska Institutet
Ass. Prof. Pedro Gil, Karolinska Institutet
Ass. Prof. Johan Ursing, Karolinska Institutet
Dr. Klara Sondén, Karolinska Institutet

15.50 Concluding remarks

16.00 Refreshments



registration is free but please register online to secure your place at this symposium

Register online here


Organised by

Centre for Malaria Research at Karolinska Institutet

Thanks to:

World Infection Fund Världsinfektionsfonden, VIF
Biology of Infections and Global Health (BIGH), Karolinska Institutet

Contact person: Martina Löfstedt Jalava