COUNTDOWN at Swiss TPH Winter Symposium - 7-8 December 2017 - Basel, Switzerland

07 December 2017

The Swiss TPH Winter Symposium 2017 on Helminth Infection - from transmission to Control.


BSP Autumn Symposium on 28th September 2017!

28 September 2017

The Multidisciplinarity of Parasitology: Host-Parasite Evolution and Control in an Ever Changing World


Don't Miss COUNTDOWN at the Keystone Symposia Conference in Durban, South Africa 10 - 14 Sept. 2017

10 September 2017

'Understanding the epidemiological and social factors of Lymphatic Filariasis persistence fifteen years into the MDA program: towards a successful and...

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Going with the Flow: Local Learning about Rivers to implement Ground Larviciding for Community-based Control of River Blindness

08 September 2017

COUNTDOWN is piloting an intervention in the South West Region of Cameroon against river blindness or onchocerciasis. This intervention involves treat...

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Tackling the lack of uniformity in Schistosomiasis Transmission

05 September 2017

Schistosomiasis otherwise known as snail fever or Bilharzia is endemic in tropical and subtropical regions around the world. Africa carries most of th...

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China and Africa Join Forces in Fight to Eliminate Schistosomiasis

29 August 2017

China has succeeded in reducing the prevalence of schistosomiasis through a mixed approach on tackling the disease's point of infection. Their experie...