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WORLD MALARIA DAY SYMPOSIUM: Blood Stage Malaria | Staving Off the Firestorm

April 25, 2023 | IN PERSON in Baltimore, Maryland

DEADLINE March 24 | to submit abstract for Poster Session (in Baltimore)


REGISTER by April 15 | to attend event IN PERSON in Baltimore 

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2023 WMD Conference Page

Join us for the 2023 World Malaria Day Symposium on April 25 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. This all-day, in-person, free symposium is among the largest World Malaria Day events in North America. Thirteen speakers from leading global research institutions will travel to the Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute in Baltimore to present the latest science on this year’s topic, “Blood Stage Malaria: Staving Off the Firestorm.” REGISTER | to attend in person 


Submit abstracts by the March 24th deadline to present at the Symposium’s Poster Session. Please note, to present your research you must travel to Baltimore. 


Breakfast, lunch and abundant coffee will be provided throughout the day and networking opportunities abound. This symposium is a not-to-be-missed event. We understand attending in-person may not be possible for everyone; therefore a virtual option is offered. Please REGISTER | to attend virtually here or below to receive your Zoom link.

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KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Daniel Goldberg, Washington University in St. Louis 

Regina Joice Cordy, Wake Forest University

Kirk Deitsch, Weill Cornell Medical College

Simon Draper, University of Oxford

Manoj Duraisingh, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health

Margaret Feeney, University of California, San Francisco

Michael Good, Griffith University

Mimi Ho, Columbia University

Manuel Llinás, Pennsylvania State University

Dorian McGavern, National Institutes of Health

Audrey Odom John, University of Pennsylvania

Sean Prigge, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Prakash Srinivasan, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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