Conferences - Panama
USF Health - Office of International Programs

Vivax Malaria Research III: 2009 and BeyondVivax Malaria Research III: 2009 and Beyond
May 24—28, 2009
Gamboa Rainforest Resort, Panama

The Vivax Malaria Research III:  2009 and Beyond conference is a project of the Department of Global Health and the Global Health and Infectious Diseases Research Program.  The purpose of the conference is to assess our current knowledge of vivax malaria and to prioritize the critical needs for development of effective prophylactic and curative therapies. Bringing together this interest group, representing the broad global and regional aspects of vivax malaria, provides a significant venue to evaluate the status of the field and to identify the priorities for research.  The conference is organized by Dr. John H. Adams, Professor, Global Health Infectious Diseases Research Program, College of Public Health.