External Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – online source for credible health information. CDC.gov is CDC’s primary online communication channel. Currently the website averages 41 million page views per month. www.cdc.gov


Malaria Research – extends the initial focus from malaria vector research to insecticide evaluations and research on the malaria parasite, including drug resistance in malaria. www.santhnet.co.za


The MARA/ARMA – collaboration was initiated to provide an Atlas of malaria for Africa, containing relevant information for rational and targeted implementation of malaria control. www.mara.org.za

World Health Organization

World Health Organization – (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends. www.who.int