New Frontiers in Vector Control, Celebrating World Chagas Disease Day and Other NTD News

This news roundup is a collection of headlines and other items on neglected tropical diseases, and does not reflect the work or the views of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases or the Neglected Tropical Diseases Support Center.

Photo: New Frontiers in Vector Control
Adult Anopheles mosquito at the KEMRI/CDC research institute in Kisumu, Kenya

Photo credit: WHO/S. Torfinn


NOTE - Events may be postponed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers to confirm events. 

Leishmaniasis in Africa: The Challenges and way Forward 
April 27, 2022
Universidad de Antioquia

Mobilizing Domestic Resources for NTDs: Lessons from Colombia, Guatemala, and Philippines 
April 28, 2022
USAID’s Act to End Neglected Tropical Diseases | East program with The NTD NGO Network

47th Annual Topics in Infection
June 17, 2022
RSTMH, Barts Health and UKHSA

Worldleish7 (the international Congress on leishmaniasis)
Aug. 1-6, 2022

2022 COR-NTD Annual Meeting
October 4-5, 2022
Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases

2022 ASTMH Annual Meeting
October 30-November 3, 2022
American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 

21st International Leprosy Congress 2022
November 8-10, 2022