Preparing and inspiring a future generation of scholars and leaders is an essential component to achieving a malaria free world. As part of a new academic consortium effort, three institutions with deep knowledge and expertise in malaria—the Barcelona Institute for Global Health, Harvard University, and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute—have launched a series of new and innovative leadership development courses to achieve global malaria control and eradication.

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The Science of Eradication: Malaria is an intensive weeklong foundational leadership development course that provides participants with a multidisciplinary perspective on approaches to malaria elimination and eradication.


New research agenda for malaria elimination and global eradication

More than 180 scientists, malaria program leaders, and policy makers from around the world have come together through a consultative process to update the research agenda for malaria elimination and eradication, first published in 2011. The outcome is a series of seven ‘malERA Refresh’ (malaria eradication research agenda) papers that have been published as a special collection in PLOS […]


MalariaX course explores ways to eliminate malaria

In recognition of World Malaria Day, HarvardX announced the launch of MalariaX: Defeating Malaria from the Genes to the Globe, a new online course that explores cutting-edge science and technology, and examines policies needed to control and eliminate malaria. Taught by faculty from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, ‘MalariaX’ is designed for those interested in […]