Dr. Malla Rao
Deputy Branch Chief
Parasitology and International Programs Branch
Principal Investigator: Donald Krogstad, M.D.
Lead Institution: Tulane University, New Orleans
The key initial scientific aim of this Center is to perform prospective studies of the epidemiology and transmission of malaria at field sites in the endemic area. The studies will aim to characterize and understand
Malaria takes an enormous toll across the globe, particularly among children less than 5 years of age in Africa. The ICEMR will evaluate successes and failures in regional efforts to control and eliminate malaria.
Map description: Associated sites for the Mali, Senegal, The Gambia ICEMR – Mali (Bamako, Kenieroba, Dioro), Senegal (Dakar, Thies), The Gambia (Fajara, Basse)
Last Updated February 07, 2012
Last Reviewed April 05, 2011