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    The Mosquitoes Must Die: Ifakara MasterClasses, Episode XIX on Wednesday, March 31st 2021

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    28 March 2021

    The Mosquitoes Must Die: Ifakara MasterClasses, Episode XIX on Wednesday, March 31st 2021

    The Mosquitoes Must Die: a MasterClass with Profs. Hilary Ranson & Corine Ngufor

    Ifakara MasterClasses in Public Health & Medical Entomology

    Episode XIX: Wednesday, March 31st 2021;  Starting 2pm East African Time

    Register in advance for this meeting

    Hosted by Sheila Ogoma (CHAI) & Fredros Okumu (Ifakara Health Institute)

    Topics:

    1. Epidemiological impact of insecticide treated nets (ITNs) & Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS)
    2. Impact of Insecticide Resistance on Malaria Control
    3. Insecticide Resistance Management Strategies (~ and some considerations from agriculture)
    4. Surviving the Insecticide Treadmill
    5. The Future ITNs & IRS
    6. PBO Nets, Nets with Multiple Actives & Improved IRS formulations
    7. Monitoring the quality of ITNs and IRS
    8. Testing & Pre-qualification Pathways for new ITN & IRS products
    9. The Functional Life of Bed Nets (Attrition, Bio-efficacy, Chemical Content & Durability)
    10. Mentorship, Careers & Capacity Building