Retreat: New Strategy for PSMC to Roll Back Malaria

Ian MatthewsEvent

Private Sector Members Council Retreat Johannesburg, South Africa The Private Sector Members Council (PSMC) will hold its Annual Retreat on February 27-28 in Johannesburg, South Africa, hosted by PSMC member Nandos. The Retreat will focus on setting strategic priorities for the group in alignment with the Action and Investment to Defeat Malaria and Global Technical Strategy. In addition to members of the … Read More

Ian MatthewsRetreat: New Strategy for PSMC to Roll Back Malaria

2016 ASTMH Annual Meeting

Nisa PatelEvent

The ASTMH Annual Meeting draws tropical medicine and global health professionals representing academia, government, non-profits, philanthropy, NGOs, industry, military and private practice. The meeting is designed for researchers, professors, government and public health officials, military personnel, travel clinic physicians, practicing physicians in tropical medicine, students and all health care providers working in the fields of tropical medicine, hygiene and global … Read More

Nisa Patel2016 ASTMH Annual Meeting

Healthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific

Margaret ArbogastNews

The Healthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific private sector meeting was held on May 10, 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand as part of the Joint Malaria Week. Co-organized by the Asian Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA) and the Myanmar Health and Development Consortium (MHDC), with support from Sanofi and Sumitomo Chemical, the meeting brought together … Read More

Margaret ArbogastHealthy People, Healthy Region: Driving Corporate Action to Eliminate Malaria in Asia-Pacific

RBM Partnership Approves Reformed Structure

Margaret ArbogastArticle, News

The Roll Back Malaria Partnership Board approved a new Governance Framework at its 29th Board Meeting in Geneva which will refine and refocus the current Partnership to better advocate for and attract increased attention to the global malaria fight for the next fifteen years. Part of this Board approval will see the creation of a high-level Malaria Council, a Partnership … Read More

Margaret ArbogastRBM Partnership Approves Reformed Structure

Roll Back Malaria Partnership Annual Retreat

Nisa PatelArticle

The Roll Back Malaria Partnership’s (RBM) Private Sector Members Council met for its Annual Retreat in New York from October 22-23 2015. Hosted by GBCHealth, the meeting provided an opportunity for the Council to discuss the ongoing transition at the RBM Partnership and the proposed Governance Framework of the revitalized Partnership. At the retreat, the PSMC heard further details from … Read More

Nisa PatelRoll Back Malaria Partnership Annual Retreat

Meet the Members Council: Jean-Marc Bouchez and Nicole Malick

Nisa PatelNews

Jean-Marc Bouchez Chief Medical Officer, General Manager, Guilin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Nicole Malick Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, NRS International (TANA Netting)   Tell us a little about your company’s approach to malaria control and elimination. In the last few years, Guilin Pharma has conducted different innovative campaigns and programs in malaria prevention and control. As the innovator of injectable artesunate … Read More

Nisa PatelMeet the Members Council: Jean-Marc Bouchez and Nicole Malick

A Closer Look: Malaria R&D Challenges And How To Address Them

Nisa PatelNews

Sustaining the gains achieved in malaria control and prevention during the MDG era as we transition to the SDGs will require an ongoing commitment to research and development (R&D) of new tools, including drugs, diagnostics and health products. With up to two-thirds of malaria-endemic countries facing artemisinin resistance, and pyrethroid insecticide resistance rising throughout Africa with no available alternatives, elimination … Read More

Nisa PatelA Closer Look: Malaria R&D Challenges And How To Address Them

RBM Private Sector Members Council News – August 2015

Nisa PatelArticle

BASF BASF and University of Göttingen Scientists Find New Specific Insecticide Target Protein BAYER Bayer Publishes a view into the future insecticide landscape for malaria vector control EXXONMOBIL ExxonMobil Announces $10 Million in New Grants To Raise Public Awareness of Malaria GUILIN PHARMACEUTICALS Guilin Pharma Launches Anti-Malaria Film In Africa GLAXOSMITHKLINE Positive results from Phase II trial of Malaria vaccine … Read More

Nisa PatelRBM Private Sector Members Council News – August 2015

GSK’s malaria candidate vaccine, Mosquirix™ (RTS,S), receives positive opinion from European regulators for the prevention of malaria in young children in sub-Saharan Africa

Margaret ArbogastNews

24 July 2015 | Via GSK WHO will now assess how the world’s first malaria candidate vaccine might be used alongside other tools to prevent malaria GSK announced today that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive scientific opinion for its malaria candidate vaccine MosquirixTM, also known as … Read More

Margaret ArbogastGSK’s malaria candidate vaccine, Mosquirix™ (RTS,S), receives positive opinion from European regulators for the prevention of malaria in young children in sub-Saharan Africa

#PPP4Malaria: Partners Take Action to Defeat Malaria

Nisa PatelArticle

On the occasion of World Malaria Day, the Global Fund, the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) joined malaria endemic countries and partners under Roll Back Malaria Partnership’s theme of “Invest in the Future and Defeat Malaria”. As the last World Malaria Day under the MDGs, this year marks a critical … Read More

Nisa Patel#PPP4Malaria: Partners Take Action to Defeat Malaria