Images: Malaria study [Image 11 of 14]
Photo by Chief Petty Officer Robert Gallagher
Hamid K. Pandu, one of the 20 malaria microscopy students, views a slide prepared with malaria parasite invested blood cells during the counting pre-test session Nov. 23, in the lab of the National Reference Laboratory and Quality Assurance Training Center. U.S. Africa Command"s Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, in cooperation with the U.S. Army Medical Research Unit-Kenya and their Kenyan partners, the Kenya Medical Research Institute, are conducting a medical engagement to provide a two-week basic malaria microscopy training, Nov. 23 through Dec. 4, 2009, to medical laboratory technologists from Tanga Region, Tanzania. The U.S. President's Malaria Initiative-Tanzania is also facilitating the training.
Date Posted:11.29.2009 09:25
Location:DAAR ES SALAAM, TZ