Lancet Commission On Malaria Eradication Launches, Will Produce Roadmap For Efforts

Devex: Lancet Commission to develop first-ever roadmap for malaria eradication
“The Lancet Commission on Malaria Eradication launched Tuesday, bringing together 24 experts from around the world to develop the first-ever roadmap for malaria eradication. The new commission is a joint endeavor between The Lancet … and the Global Health Group at the University of California, San Francisco, with financial support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The 24 commissioners will develop a roadmap, to be published in The Lancet in 2019, with a detailed analysis of why and how to pursue malaria eradication, as well as maps and models outlining factors that could accelerate or block progress…” (Cheney, 4/10).