Images: Malaria Study [Image 13 of 14]
Photo by Chief Petty Officer Robert Gallagher
Christine Adhiambo, with the U.S. Army Medical Research Unit-Kenya, far right, gives instructions to the 20 malaria microscopy students prior to the start of the malaria parasite invested blood cell counting pre test session on the morning of Nov. 23, in the lab of the National Reference Laboratory and Quality Assurance Training Center. U.S. Africa Command - 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 09:22
Location:DAAR ES SALAAM, TZ