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Severe Malaria

Severe Malaria

Thursday, June 14, 2007 - Friday, June 15, 2007

Karolinska Institutet - Hall Nobel Forum

Presented By

Presented by the New York Academy of Sciences, the Karolinska Institutet, and the Earth Institute


The goal of this international conference is to assemble world renowned leaders in the field to discuss mechanisms of pathology, disease course in its "severe" form, resistance to current therapies and improved intervention strategies. Additionally, this forum will provide an opportunity for scientists from many countries to interact and share important new research discoveries.

Scientific Organizing Committee

  • Patrick Duffy, MD, Seattle Biomedical Research Institute
  • Dominic Kwiatkowski, MD, Wellcome Trust Center for Human Genetics, UK
  • Kevin Marsh, MB, ChB, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenya
  • Louis H Miller, MD, National Institutes of Health, USA
  • Artur Scherf, PhD, Pasteur Institute, France
  • Louis Schofield, PhD, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Australia
  • Terrie Taylor, DO, Michigan State University and Blantyre Malaria Project, Malawi
  • Mats Wahlgren, MD, PhD, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Sponsored by

Affymetrix, Inc.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases