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9th MEG Meeting Summary now available

The 9th Malaria Elimination Group (MEG) Meeting Summary Report summarizes the presentations and discussions of the three-day MEG meeting, held from October 14-17, 2014 in Sri Lanka.More

The Lancet features Global Health 2035: Can one turn an aspiration into reality?

The idea of a “grand convergence” in health, achievable within our lifetimes, might seem a naive ideaMore

Background paper on private sector malaria surveillance released

The UCSF Global Health Group's Malaria Elimination Initiative is pleased to share a new paper entitled "The Private Sector's Role in Malaria Surveillance."More

Gavin Yamey presents at TEDxBerlinSalon on Global Health 2035

On January 15, hundreds gathered in Berlin, Germany at a TEDxBerlinSalon dedicated to the Year for Development.More

Philippines Case Study on Malaria Elimination Released

The latest case study, jointly published by the World Health Organization’s Global Malaria Programme and the UCSF Global Health Group, showcases the Philippines’ path toward malaria elimination through documenting the country’s malaria history, lessons learned, and future outlookMore

New case study on malaria elimination in Malaysia

Jointly published by the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Malaria Programme and the UCSF Global Health Group, a new case study on malaria elimination in Malaysia highlights the country’s success in driving down cases since 1991More

APMEN Hosts Advocacy Workshop for 5 Asia Pacific Countries

In early December, the co-secretariats of the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN)—the University of Queensland and UCSF’s Global Health Group—hosted an advocacy workshop in Bangkok as part of ongoing efforts to strengthen national resource mobilization for malaria eliminationMore

Interview: The path towards malaria elimination in Zimbabwe

Interview with Dr. Joseph Mberikunashe, Program Manager, National Malaria Control Programme, ZimbabweMore

Malaria Elimination Initiative publishes on impact of Global Fund and costs to eliminate malaria

In a new article published in PLOS ONE, “Costs of Eliminating Malaria and the Impact of the Global Fund in 34 Countries”, researchers at the Malaria Elimination Initiative assess historical funding from The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (Global Fund) to the 34 malaria-...More

Malaria Elimination Initiative joins MESA Track database

The Malaria Elimination initiative (MEI), in collaboration with the Malaria Eradication Scientific Alliance (MESA), has posted its research portfolio on the MESA Track database, a freely available database of research projects relevant to malaria elimination and eradicationMore