Images: Malaria study [Image 7 of 14]
Photo by Chief Petty Officer Robert Gallagher
Fidelis Mgohamwende, with the National Malaria Control Program of Tanzania, points to a projected slide with malaria infected blood cells as he conducts a teach back to fellow classmates during classroom instruction in the National Reference Laboratory and Quality Assurance Training Center Nov. 25. Students prepare to eventually teach this course of instruction to fellow Tanzanian lab technicians. 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 09:29
Location:DAAR ES SALAAM, TZ