Images: Malaria study [Image 6 of 14]
Photo by Chief Petty Officer Robert Gallagher
Laboratory technician and microscopy student Rukia Shani of the National Reference Laboratory and Quality Assurance Training Center in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania looks through the lenses of a microscope during the malaria parasite counting pre-test session Nov. 23, in the lab of the NRLQATC. 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 09:30
Location:DAAR ES SALAAM, TZ