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2023 Future of Malaria Research Symposium

A hybrid symposium highlighting early career and emerging malaria researchers.

Happening this Friday, October 13th

Registration is now closed.  Please click the links below for the program, abstract book, and Zoom for virtual participants. 



Friday, October 13, 2023 

The Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute and the University of Maryland School of Medicine Center for Vaccine Development and Global Health's Malaria Research Program will host the 9th Future of Malaria Research Symposium on Friday, October 13, 2023, at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. The complimentary hybrid symposium precedes the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene annual meeting. Organized by students and postdocs, this symposium aims to provide a platform for early-career scientists to share their research with peers, emerging leaders, and established investigators. In-person and virtual participation from researchers of all career levels is encouraged!  Here are the Schedule and Abstract Book

Driving & Parking.


Dibyadyuti Datta, MS, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Indiana University, School of Medicine

"Brain injury and blood-brain-barrier dysfunction in pediatric severe malaria"

Filipa Rijo-Ferreira, MS, PhD, Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, University of California, Berkeley 

"Circadian rhythms in hosts, malaria parasites and their vectors

Please CONTACT Genevieve Williams with further questions at