Harvard University’s Defeating Malaria: From the Genes to the Globe initiative will offer travel awards to outstanding masters or doctoral students conducting field research in malaria in 2014-2015.
On World Malaria Day 2014, hundreds of students worldwide took part in an audio-guided flash mob called Mob Malaria. Watch the video.
In an interview with HSPH News, PhD candidate Perrine Marcenac discusses her research on mosquito biology and the interplay between reproduction and immunity in Anopheles gambiae, the primary vector for malaria transmission in sub-Saharan Africa.
On April 25, Harvard commemorated World Malaria Day 2014 with two fun, student-led activities – a 5K community walk and an international flash mob to raise awareness about malaria.
On World Malaria Day (April 25), two freshmen students at Harvard will lead a multinational flash mob for Malaria. Mob Malaria will be simultaneously held in Zimbabwe, China, and the U.S.
On November 25, the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health convened the Global Health Summit, highlighting their collaborations and achievements in the field.
Harvard senior and alumnus of the 2013 Defeating Malaria Undergraduate Colloquium, Brandon Liu has won a prestigious Marshall Scholarship, which will allow him to study for two years at a university of his choice in the UK.
On October 22, 2013, the Harvard Malaria Forum initiated a dialog on the timely and important topic of advancing innovation in malaria R&D.
As part of an innovative $10K student competition to increase campus-wide awareness and discussion about the problem of global malaria, the Mobilizing for Global Health Seminar Series will inspire students to take purposeful action to fight malaria.
A blog post by Suzanne McCarron, President, ExxonMobil Foundation, describing ExxonMobil’s role in combating global malaria.