Dr. Alan Magill oversees the development and implementation of strategies for the foundation’s ultimate goal of the eradication of malaria using current tools and strategies as well as developing new generations of vaccines, diagnostics, and anti-malarial therapies to be used in novel and innovative ways.
July 13, 2015 / Alan Magill
PMI excels at delivering our best tools quickly and efficiently to the people at greatest risk.
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February 24, 2015 / Alan Magill
Mosquitoes - and the diseases they transmit - have shaped Haiti's history. It's time to make history again.
December 10, 2014 / Alan Magill
We can beat malaria. We’re halfway there. Now we need to get the job done.
October 28, 2014 / Alan Magill
Tackling infectious disease requires next-generation thinking. Meet the next generation.
July 30, 2014 / Alan Magill
The World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed two new leaders in the fight against HIV, TB and malaria.
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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