Joel Breman

Recent Contributions

Reply to WOrld Malaria Report 2017

Dec. 11, 2017
Surveillance is the key to control and eradication. As reporting improves the numbers are expected to increase. Have ascertainment methods changed? More information is needed on the origin of these numbers before the global strategy is indicted. Joel Breman

Reply to [ARCHIVED] Creating Opportunities for Health Scientists in Disease Endemic Countries

Aug. 15, 2013
I have been following with interest the marvelous exchanges tied to Creating Opportunities for Health Scientists in Disease Endemic Countries. As so many have pointed out, long term (>5 to 10 years) investments for strengthening institutions through research training are the keys. As well, I support fully the comment regarding ...

MIM Conference-Categories of Research

Dec. 15, 2009
The division of over 800 papers given at the recent MIM meeting into approximately equal portions: parasite biology, vector biology, epidemiology, drugs, immunology/vaccines, prevention, case (patient) management, and other is useful. However, the conclusion that the funding follows these divisions does not necessary follow. For instance, the vector biology and ...


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