Amazon Malaria Initiative

Resources

A large number of publications and other relevant materials, including reports, journal articles, presentations, press materials, and multimedia materials can be found in this annotated bibliography.
Complete annotated bibliography of AMI resourcesAdobe PDF

Selected Materials and Technical Documents

Below are links to various resources that will appeal to researchers, educators, health professionals, and others.


  • Quarterly Bulletins
  • Information Posted by AMI Partners
  • Journal Articles
  • News Releases and Other Media Materials
  • Reports and Fact Sheets
  • Selected Media Coverage
  • Selected Presentations
  • Strategic Orientation Documents
  • Success Stories
  • Training Materials and Handbooks
  • Information, Education and Communication Materials
  • Trip, Activity, and Progress Reports; Work Plans
  • Videos and Photos
  • May 2015 Volume 2, Issue 2
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  • February 2015 Volume 2, Issue 1
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  • October 2014 Volume 1, Issue 4
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  • July 2014 Volume 1, Issue 3
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  • April 2014 Volume 1, Issue 2
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  • January 2014 Volume 1, Issue 1
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  • SIAPS Policy Brief: Improving Access to Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Remote Areas of the Amazon Basin (USAID SIAPS)
    September 15, 2014

    This policy brief summarizes findings from the 2013 "Study on the knowledge, attitudes and practices of malaria and malaria treatment in the small-scale gold mining sector in Suriname" that USAID and PAHO supported through the Amazon Malaria Initiative.

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  • Malaria Pharmaceutical Management in Low-Incidence Settings: Lessons learned from the Americas (USAID SIAPS).
    April 25, 2014

    This presentation shares lessons on the management of antimalarial medicines in low-incidence settings, learned from the Amazon Malaria Initiative (AMI)'s work in the region of the Americas.

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  • Criteria for Planning and Distributing Medicines in Areas with a Low Incidence of Malaria (USAID SIAPS)
    February 12, 2014

    Since 2011, the Amazon Malaria Initiative (AMI), working through one of its partners -SIAPS Program- has been advocating for adjustments to the criteria used for planning purchases and distribution of antimalarial supplies in low-incidence countries and locales.


  • The Status of Antimalarial Medicine Supply Chain Management in the Amazon basin and Central American countries, 2012 (USAID SIAPS)
    February 12, 2014

    This technical report brings together and updates information about the status of supply chain management for antimalarial drugs in Amazon basin countries, as well as in two Central American countries during 2012.


  • La malaria en el Perú no ha desaparecido afirman expertos en foro.

    (Malaria in Peru has not disappeared, experts declare during forum.)

    Congreso de la República del Perú. No date.

    Archivo de noticias. November 7

    Through congreso.gob.pe Web site, the Congreso de la República del Perú announces Malaria Day in the Americas at its facilities.


  • Systematization of studies of adherence to malaria treatment conducted in the countries that sharing the Amazon Basin during the period 2004-2009.
    Management Sciences for Health/Amazon Malaria Initiative. 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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  • Social Communication Campaign in Nariño, Colombia, to Promote Early Care for Malaria AMI.
    Management Sciences for Health. No date.

    Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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  • AMI. Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus.

    Management Sciences for Health. No date.

    Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

    www.msh.org describes the public health threat posed by malaria in the Amazon Basin, the objectives of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, and the role and accomplishments of Management Sciences for Health/Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus Program.


  • Discutirán en Lima avances y logros en reducción de mortalidad de malaria.

    (Progress and achievements in reducing malaria mortality to be discussed in Lima.)

    Ministerio de Salud del Perú. 2008.

    November 5.

    WWW.minsa.gob mentions events to be held in Lima in connection to Malaria Day in the Americas.


  • Casos de malaria mortal se redujeron en 83%.

    (Fatal malaria cases reduced by 83%.)

    Ministerio de Salud del Perú. 2008.

    November 7.

    Through MINSA web site, the Ministry of Health of Peru reports statistics and events in connection with Malaria Day in the Americas.


  • Representación en Perú.

    (Representation in Peru.)

    Pan American Health Organization. 2008.

    November 5.

    www.paho.org mentions malaria information and events to be held in Lima in connection with Malaria Day in the Americas.


  • RAVREDA-AMI: Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance (RAVREDA)/Amazon Malaria Initiative (AMI).

    Pan American Health Organization. No date.

    Washington, DC: Pan American Health Organization.

    www.paho.org provides a brief overview of the Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance and the Amazon Malaria Initiative.


  • Reorientation and strengthening prevention and control of malaria in the department of Choco, Pacific Coast, 2006 - 2009

    (Reorientación y fortalecimiento de la prevención y el control de la malaria en el departamento del Chocó, Costa Pacífica colombiana, 2006 - 2009).

    Panamerican Health Organization/World Health Organization. Bogotá: OPS. 2010.

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Journals related to AMI

  • Molecular Epidemiology of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria Outbreak, Tumbes, Peru, 2010–2012.

    Baldeviano GC et al.

    Emerg Infect Diseases 2015, 21(5): 797-803

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  • Variation in Plasmodium falciparum Histidine-Rich Protein 2 (Pfhrp2) and Plasmodium falciparum Histidine-Rich Protein 3 (Pfhrp3) Gene Deletions in Guyana and Suriname.

    Akinyi Okoth S et al.

    PLoS One 2015, 10(5)

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  • Novel mutations on the ace-1 gene of the malaria vector Anopheles albimanus provide evidence for balancing selection in an area of high insecticide resistance in Peru.

    Liebman KA et al.

    Mal Journal 2015, 14(74)

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  • Prevalence of pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 gene deletions in Puerto Lempira, Honduras.

    Abdallah J et al.

    Mal Journal 2015, 14(19)

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  • Behavioural responses of females of two anopheline mosquito species to human-occupied, insecticide-treated and untreated bed nets.

    Sutcliffe JF and Yin S.

    Mal Journal 2014, 13(294)

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  • Were medicine quality and pharmaceutical management contributing factors in diminishing artemisinin efficacy in Guyana and Suriname?

    Pribluda VS et al.

    Mal Journal 2014, 13(77)

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  • Molecular Analysis of Chloroquine and Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Resistance-Associated Alleles in Plasmodium falciparum Isolates from Nicaragua.

    Sridaran, S. et al.

    Am J Trop Med Hyg 2014 90(5): 840-845

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  • Malaria in South America: a drug discovery perspective.

    Cruz, L. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2013), 12(168).

  • Traditional Nets Interfere with the Uptake of Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets in the Peruvian Amazon: The Relevance of Net Preference for Achieving High Coverage and Use.

    Grietens, K. et al.

    PLoS One, 2013, 8(1).

  • Urgent need for durable strategy against malaria.

    Jobin, W.

    Global Post (April 25, 2013).

  • Genetic structure of Plasmodium falciparum populations across the Honduras-Nicaragua border

    Larrañaga, N. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2013), 12(354).

  • Networking the host immune response in Plasmodium vivax malaria.

    Mendonça, V. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2013), 12(69).

  • The burden of Plasmodium vivax relapses in an Amerindian village in French Guiana.

    Nacher, M. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2013), 12(367).

  • Hyperendemic malaria transmission in areas of occupation-related travel in the Peruvian Amazon.

    Parker, B. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2013), 12:178

  • Land cover, land use and malaria in the Amazon: a systematic literature review of studies using remotely sensed data.

    Stefani, A. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2013), 12(192).

  • Novel strategies lead to pre-elimination of malaria in previously high-risk areas in Suriname, South America.

    Hiwat, H. et al.

    Malaria Journal (2012), 11(10).

  • Collapse of Anopheles darlingi Populations in Suriname After Introduction of Insecticide-Treated Nets (ITNs); Malaria Down to Near Elimination Level.

    Hiwat, H. et al.

    Am J Trop Med Hyg (2012 Apr), 86(4):649-55.

  • Taking on malaria in the Amazon.

    Fraser, B. 2010.

    The Lancet, Volume 376, Issue 9747, Pages 1133 - 1134, 2 October 2010.

  • Use of Standardized Blood Smear Slide Sets for Competency Assessment in the Malaria Microscopic Diagnosis in The Peruvian Amazon.

    Rosas, A., et. al.

    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Pública. (2010), 27(4): 540-47.

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  • Recurrent Parasitemias and Population Dynamics of Plasmodium vivax Polymorphisms in Rural Amazonia.

    Orjuela-Sánchez, P., et. al.

    Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 81(6), 2009, pp. 961-968.

  • Adaptation and evaluation of the bottle assay for monitoring insecticide resistance in disease vector mosquitoes in the Peruvian Amazon.

    Perea, E., et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2009), 8:208.

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Journals related to Malaria

  • Battle to End Malaria Counts Community Health Workers as Foot Soldiers.

    Rucker, A.

    Frontlines (Apr/May 2011).

  • Risks and Benefits of Targeted Malaria Treatment Based on Rapid Diagnostic Test Results.

    Björkman A and Mårtensson A., 2010.

    Clinical Infectious Diseases (2010);51:512-514.

  • Advocacy for Malaria Prevention, Control, and Research in the Twenty-First Century.

    Bates, N. and Herrington, J.

    Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 77(Suppl 6), 2007, pp. 314-320

  • "Malaria Eradication in the Americas: A Retrospective Analysis of Childhood Exposure."

    Bleakley, Hoyt. 2010.

    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2(2): 1-45.

  • Serologic Markers for Detecting Malaria in Areas of Low Endemicity, Somalia. 2008.

    Bousema, T., et. al.

    Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal. CDC. Vol. 16, No. 3: 392, March 2010.

  • Ecology: A Prerequisite for Malaria Elimination and Eradication.

    Ferguson, H., Dornhaus, A., Beeche, A,, Borgemeister, C., Gottlieb, M., et al.

    PLoS Med, 2010,  7(8): e1000303. (2010).

  • Malaria rapid diagnostic kits: quality of packaging, design and labelling of boxes and components and readability and accuracy of information inserts.

    Gillet, P. et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2011), 10:39.

  • An Exposure-Free Tool for Monitoring Adult Malaria Mosquito Populations.

    Govella, N., Moore, J., and Killeen G.

    American  Journal Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 83(3), (2010), pp. 596-600.

  • Respondent driven sampling: a new approach to the study of hidden populations.

    Heckathorn, D.

    Social Problems, Vol 44, No 2. (May 1997).

  • Drug Resistance Surveillance in Resource-Poor Settings: Current Methods and Considerations for TB, HIV, and Malaria.

    Hedt, B. et. al.

    Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 84(2), (2011), pp. 192-199.

  • Consistent Safety and Infectivity in Sporozoite Challenge Model of Plasmodium vivax in Malaria-Naive Human Volunteers.

    Herrera, S. et. al.

    Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 84(2_Suppl), (2011), pp. 4-11.

  • Combined deletions of pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 genes result in Plasmodium falciparum Malaria False-Negative Rapid Diagnostic Test.

    Houzé, S. et. al.

    J. Clin. Microbiol. doi:10.1128/JCM.00281-11.

  • Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. I. Can malaria cases be contained in mobile migrant workers?

    Khamsiriwatchara, A., et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2011), 10:120

  • Testing of Natural Products and Synthetic Molecules Aiming at New Antimalarials.

    Krettli, A., et. al.

    Current Drug Targets, (2009), 10, 261-270

  • Plasmodium vivax Susceptibility to Ferroquine.

    Leimanis, M. et. al.

    Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 54, no. 5 (May 2010): 2228-2230.

  • Rapid Malaria Tests: Where do we go after 20 years?

    Makler, T. et. al.

    Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. (2009), 8:6.

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  • Drug coverage in treatment of malaria and the consequences for resistance evolution evidence from the use of sulphadoxine/pyrimethamine.

    Malisa, A., et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2010), 9:190

  • Directly observed therapy with primaquine to reduce the recurrence rate of plasmodium vivax infection along the thai-myanmar border. Southeast Asian.

    Maneeboonyang, W., et. al. 2011.

    J Trop Med Public Health (2011 Jan);42(1):9-18.

  • The last man standing is the most resistant: eliminating artemisinin-resistant in Cambodia.

    Maude, R., et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2009), 8:31.

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  • Rapid colorimetric field test to determine levels of deltamethrin on PermaNet® surfaces: association with mosquito bioactivity.

    Green M el al. Trop Med Int Health

    2009, 14(4), 381-388.

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  • Normalisation process theory: a framework for developing, evaluating and implementing complex interventions.

    Murray, E., et al.

    BMC Medicine 2010, 8:63

  • Prescribing practice for malaria following introduction of artemether-lumefantrine in an urban area with declining endemicity in West Africa.

    Okebe, J., et. al.

    Malaria Journal 2010, 9:180


  • Comparative Evaluation of Methods Used for Sampling Malaria Vectors in the Kilombero Valley, South Eastern Tanzania.

    Okumu, F., et. al.

    The Open Tropical Medicine Journal (2008), 1, 51-55.

  • Modeling the Effects of Weather and Climate Change on Malaria Transmission.

    Parham, P., et. al.

    Environmental Health Perspectives, volume 118, number 5 (May 2010).


  • Realist review - a new method of systematic review designed for complex policy interventions.

    Pawson R et al.

    J Health Serv Res Policy (2005);10:21-34.

  • A systematic review and meta-analysis of evidence for correlation between molecular markers of parasite resistance and treatment outcome in falciparum malaria.

    Picot, S. et. al. 2009.

    Malaria Journal. 8:89.

  • Reported reasons for not using a mosquito net when one is available: a review of the published literature.

    Pulford, J., et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2011), 10:83.

  • Five Years of Large-Scale dhfr and dhps Mutation Surveillance Following the Phased Implementation of Artesunate Plus Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine in Maputo Province, Southern Mozambique.

    Raman, J., et. al. 2010.

    Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 82(5), 2010, pp. 788-794. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.2010.09-0401

  • Insecticide resistance in Anopheles gambiae: data from the first year of a multi-country study highlight the extent of the problem.

    Ranson, H., et. al.

    Malaria Journal (2009), 8:299.

  • A Cryptic Subgroup of Anopheles gambiae Is Highly Susceptible to Human Malaria Parasites.

    Riehle, M., et. al.

    Science (4 February 2011), Vol. 331 no. 6017 pp. 596-598.

  • The dominant Anopheles vectors of human malaria in Africa, Europe and the Middle East: occurrence data, distribution maps and bionomic précis.

    Sinka et al.

    Parasites & Vectors, (2010), 3:117

  • The dominant Anopheles vectors of human malaria in the Americas: occurrence data, distribution maps and bionomic précis.

    Sinka et al.

    Parasites & Vectors, (2010), 3:72

  • Effectiveness of five artemisinin combination regimens with or without primaquine in uncomplicated falciparum malaria: an open-label randomised trial.

    Smithuis, F., et. al.

    The Lancet Infectious Diseases, Volume 10, Issue 10 (October 2010), Pages 673 - 681.

  • International funding for malaria control in relation to populations at risk of stable Plasmodium falciparum transmission.

    Snow RW, Guerra CA, Mutheu JJ, Hay SI. 2008.

    PLoS Med 5(7): e142.

  • Malaria transmission intensity and the rate of spread of chloroquine resistant Plasmodium falciparum: Why have theoretical models generated conflicting results?

    Talisuna, A., et. Al. 2005.

    Infection, Genetics and Evolution. 6. (241-248). (accessed December 10, 2009.)

  • Antimalarial drugs: A treasure trove of potential antimalarials.

    Tsuey Tse, M.

    Nature Reviews Drug Discovery 9, 516-517 (July 2010)

  • Identification and Functional Validation of the Novel Antimalarial Resistance Locus PF10_0355 in Plasmodium falciparum.

    Van Tyne D, Park DJ, Schaffner SF, Neafsey DE, Angelino E, et al. (2011)

    PLoS Genet 7(4): e1001383. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1001383

  • Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. II. Knowledge, perception, practice and treatment-seeking behaviour of migrants in malaria endemic zones.

    Wangroongsarb, P., et.al.

    Malaria Journal (2011), 10:117

News Releases

  • Initiative to Support & Enhance Medicine Quality Assurance Launched in Latin American and the Caribbean. Rockville, MD: USP.

    USP. November 2014.

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  • Advancing efforts in malaria control and protecting indigenous peoples in the Americas.

    Links Media. 2014.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development for the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, August 9, 2014. Rockville, MD: Links Media

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  • Malaria challenge debated at meeting of regional health initiative in Managua from March 11-13, 2014.

    Links Media. 2014.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development following the annual meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative (AMI) and Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance (RAVREDA) in Managua, Nicaragua. Rockville, MD: Links Media
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  • Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria y su 10mo Aniversario (Amazon Malaria Initiative and 10th Anniversary).

    Espinoza, R. 2011.

    Press release developed by Servicio Nacional de Control de Enfermedades Transmitidas por Vectores Artrópodos del Ecuador. Guayaquil, Ecuador: SNEM.
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  • Amazon Malaria Initiative (AMI) and Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance (RAVREDA) Celebrate Decade of Success.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media
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  • New Database to Help Track Quality of Medicines in Global Markets.

    USP. April 2011.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rockville, MD: USP.
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  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Partners to Present at American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting.Links Media.

    Links Media. November 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Commemoration of Malaria Day in the Americas.

    Links Media. November 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Bolivia's Official Medicine Control Laboratory Attains World Health Organization Prequalification.

    Links Media. November 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • USAID Initiative Raises Awareness of Malaria Medicine Quality.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Peru's Official Medicine Quality Control Laboratory Attains World Health Organization Laboratory Prequalification, Achievement Will Support Efforts To Improve Patient Access To Quality-Assured Priority Medicines.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Workshop on Vector Control, Aug. 2-7 in Honduras.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Peru's Medicine Quality Control Lab Achieves Additional ISO/IEC Accreditation.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media
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  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Partners Analyzed Alternative Malaria Treatment at Regional Meeting.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Press release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Malaria deaths reduced by half in Amazon countries: AMI's cross-border collaboration and consensus building improves treatment and control.

    Links Media. 2009.

    News release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Peru's medicines quality control lab achieves internationally recognized accreditation for high standard of operation: Dedicated staff of professionals aid in the distribution of good quality critical medicines.

    Links Media. 2009.

    News release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria de USAID se une con el Ministerio de Salud del Perú, Colegio Médico del Perú y la Organización Panamericana de la Salud para conmemorar el Día de la Malaria en las Américas. (USAID's Amazon Malaria Initiative joins Peru's Ministry of Health, Colegio Médico del Perú, and the Pan American Health Organization to recognize Malaria Day in the Americas.)

    Links Media. 2008.

    News release prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.
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  • Unidos contra la malaria. (United against Malaria.)

    Links Media. 2008.

    Media advisory prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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Other Media Materials

  • Celebrating 10 Years of Collaboration, Looking into the Future Together: USAID Amazon Malaria Initiative and Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance (RAVREDA) PAHO Event.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Media advisory prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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  • Peru's medicines quality control lab achieves internationally recognized accreditation for high standard of operation: Dedicated staff of professionals aid in the distribution of good quality critical medicines.

    Links Media. 2009.

    Media advisory prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media. 

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  • Peru's medicines quality control lab achieves internationally recognized accreditation for high standard of operation: Dedicated staff of professionals aid in the distribution of good quality critical medicines.

    Links Media. 2009.

    Pitching letter prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media. 

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  • Día de la Malaria en las Américas—Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria. (Malaria Day in the Americas—Amazon Malaria Initiative.)

    Links Media. 2008.

    Fact sheet prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media. 

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  • Día de la Malaria en las Américas—Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria. Resumen ejecutivo. (Malaria Day in the Americas—Amazon Malaria Initiative. Executive summary.)

    Links Media. 2008.

    Document prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media. 

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  • Día de la Malaria en las Américas—Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria. Antecedentes. (Malaria Day in the Americas—Amazon Malaria Initiative. Background information.)

    Links Media. 2008.

    Document prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD:

    Links Media. 
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  • Día de la Malaria en las Américas—Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria. (Malaria Day in the Americas—Amazon Malaria Initiative.)

    Links Media. 2008.

    Pitching letter prepared for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media. 
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  • Intermediate performance evaluation of Amazon Malaria Initiative. External evaluation report produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Velásquez A et al. 2014.

    Silver Spring, MD: Partners for Global Research and Development, LLC.

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  • Report: Situation of Malaria in the Region of the Americas, 2000-2012.

    PAHO/WHO. 2013

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    CDC and Malaria. April 2014.

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  • Fact Sheet: Malaria in the Americas.

    Pan American Health Organization. 2013.

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  • Celebrating 10 Years of Collaboration, Looking into the Future Together

    Links Media, LLC. 2011.

    USAID Amazon Malaria Initiative and Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance (RAVREDA) PAHO Event. Fact Sheet produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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  • Impact of Artemisinin-Based Combined Therapy for Malaria in Various Countries and Implications for the Countries of the Amazon Basin: Final Report. Presented to the United States Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems Program (SPS)

    Flores, W.

    Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health. 2011
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  • The Amazon Malaria Initiative: Annual Achievement Report, October 2009 - September 2010.

    Links Media, LLC. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media (editor), with contributions from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Management Sciences for Health, Pan American Health Organization, Research Triangle Institute, and U.S. Pharmacopeia.

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  • The Amazon Malaria Initiative: Goals and Accomplishments, October 2001 - Sep 2009.

    Links Media, LLC. 2010.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media (editor), with contributions from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Management Sciences for Health, Pan American Health Organization, Research Triangle Institute, and U.S. Pharmacopeia.

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  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Fact Sheet 1: Overview. Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media, LLC.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC. 2010.
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    (English, 377 KB)
  • The Amazon Malaria Initiative: Goals and Accomplishments, October 2001 - May 2009.

    Links Media, LLC.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media (ed.) 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by Links Media Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media (ed.) with contributions from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Management Sciences for Health, Pan American Health Organization, Research Triangle Institute, and U.S. Pharmacopeia.Malaria Initiative: Goals and Accomplishments, October 2001 - May 2009.

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    (English, 1.58 MB)
  • Building Local Coalitions for Containing Drug Resistance: A Guide.

    Management Sciences for Health. 2008.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 1.38 MB)
  • External Evaluation of the Amazon Malaria Initiative and South American Infectious Disease Initiative.

    Terrel, S., et. al. 2007.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Global Health Technical Assistance Project. Washington, D.C.

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    (English, 655 KB)

Elimination of Malaria

  • Effective Program Management: A Cornerstone of Malaria Elimination.

    Gosling, J., Case, P., Tulloch, J. et al.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2015, 93(1): 135–138.

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  • Tackling Imported Malaria: An Elimination Endgame.

    Sturrock, H., Roberts, K., Wegbreit, J. et al.
    Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2015, 93(1): 139–144.

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  • Revisiting Malaria: Moving from Control to Sustainable Elimination.

    Hebrew University — Hadassah, Jerusalem, Israel. December 8-12, 2013.

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    (English, 829 KB)
  • From malaria control to malaria elimination: a manual for elimination scenario planning.

    World Health Organization. April 2014.

  • Program Management Issues in Implementation of Elimination Strategies.

    UCSF Global Health Group. January 2014.

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  • Surveillance Systems to Facilitate Malaria Elimination.

    UCSF Global Health Group. January 2014.

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    (English, 1.42 MB)
  • Effective Responses to Malaria Importation.

    UCSF Global Health Group. January 2014.

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    (English, 905 KB)
  • Review of Mass Drug Administration and Primaquine Use.

    UCSF Global Health Group. January 2014.

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    (English, 1.23 MB)

Antimalarial Medicine Quality

  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Fact Sheet 3: Antimalarial Medicine Quality.

    Links Media, LLC. 2010.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 320 KB)

Antimalarial Medicine Access and Use

  • Boletín regional de monitoreo de la disponibilidad de medicamentos antimaláricos, Vol 1 No 1. (Regional bulletin for monitoring of the availability of antimalarial stocks, Vol 1 Issue 1.) First quarter.

    Pan American Health Organization. 2013.

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    (English, 332 KB)
  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Fact Sheet 4: Antimalarial Medicine Access and Use.

    Links Media, LLC. 2010.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 345 KB)
  • Technical Report: Evaluation of antimalarial medicines availability in public and prívate markets in countries from Amazon Basin (Informe técnico: Evaluación de la disponibilidad de medicamentos antimaláricos en el mercado público y privado en los países que comparten la cuenca del Amazonas).

    Management Sciences for Health/Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems. 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 300 KB)
  • El Fondo Estratégico de la OPS, El Acceso a los Medicamentos Esenciales de Salud Pública: una Prioridad Mundial.

    Pan American Health Organization. No date.

    Washington, DC: Pan American Health Organization.

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    (Spanish, 57.8 KB)

Antimalarial Medicine Resistance

  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Fact Sheet 2: Antimalarial Medicine Resistance.

    Links Media, LLC. 2015.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rockville, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 808 KB)
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    (Spanish, 808 KB)
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    (Portuguese, 812 KB)
  • Status report on artemisinin resistance.

    World Health Organization. September 2014.

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    (English, 721 KB)
  • Status of the efficacy of artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) in Guyana and Suriname.

    World Health Organization. 2013.

    Malaria Policy Advisory Committee Meeting. 13-15 March 2013. Geneva.

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    (English, 114 KB)
  • Impacto del tratamiento combinado con artemisinina para la malaria en diferentes países y las implicaciones para los países de la cuenca del Amazonas: Reporte final (Impact of artemisinin combination therapy for malaria in different countries and the implications for Amazon Basin countries: Final Report).

    Flores, W. 2011.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development for Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems Program (SPS). Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (Spanish, 0.98 MB)

Communication

  • AMI Executive Summary.

    Links Media. 2009.

    Produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 176 KB)
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    (Spanish, 195 KB)
  • AMI Fact Sheet.

    Links Media. 2009.

    Produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 195 KB)
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    (Spanish, 200 KB)

Counterfeit medical products

  • Counterfeit medical products - International Medical Products Anti-Counterfeiting Taskforce - Report by the Secretariat.

    World Health Organization. 2010.

    Presented at Sixty-Third World Health Assembly of WHO. Geneva, Switzerland, 17–21 May 2010.

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    (English, 106 KB)
  • Counterfeit medical products. Report by the Secretariat.

    World Health Organization. 2010.

    Presented at Sixty-Third World Health Assembly of WHO. Geneva, Switzerland, 17–21 May 2010.

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    (English, 178 KB)

Diagnostic Quality Assurance and Access to Diagnosis

  • WHO policy recommendation on malaria diagnostics in low transmission settings.

    World Health Organization. March 2014.

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    (English, 374 KB)
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    (Spanish, 330 KB)
  • Informe Colombia para Reunión Anual AMI/RAVREDA Panamá, marzo 2011 (Colombia Report for AMI/RAVREDA Annual Meeting).

    Ospina, O. and Mendoza, M. 2011.

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    (Spanish, 324 KB)
  • AMI: Development of supervision systems for managing availability and use of antimalarial medicines.

    Management Sciences for Health. 2009.

    Produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 220 KB)
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    (Spanish, 160 KB)
  • Report of Study of Availability of Medicines to Treat “Special Cases” of Malaria in South and Central America.

    Briggs, J., and E. Barillas. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 101 KB)
  • AMI: Institutionalization of pharmaceutical management procedures.

    Management Sciences for Health. 2009.

    Produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 378 KB)
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    (Spanish, 100 KB)
  • Adherence to Malaria Treatment in the Amazon Basin: Technical Report.

    Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS). 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 365 KB)
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    (Spanish, 625 KB)
  • Implementation of a pilot test to apply the standardized instrument for the supervision of dispensing and use practices of antimalarial medicines in Colombia: Technical Report.

    Hinestroza, Yenifer. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (Spanish, 1.14 MB)
  • Implications of the Low Prevalence of Malaria for Managing Medicine Supplies: Technical Report.

    Sánchez López, A. Barillas, Edgar. 2009.

    Produced for the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 289 KB)
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    (Spanish, 320 KB)
  • State of Malaria Pharmaceutical Management in the Amazon Basin Countries.

    Barillas, E., et.al. 2008.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 416 KB)

Vector Control

  • Integrated Vector Management (IVM).

    Pan American Health Organization. No date.

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  • Estrategia para la toma de decisiones en control vectorial en malaria (Strategy for decision making in malaria vector control).

    AMI Partners. 2010.

    Under review. Developed for U.S. Agency for International Development. Washington, DC: USA.

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    (Spanish, 1.46 MB)

Other Reports and Fact Sheets related to malaria

  • SMS for Life Tanzania Pilot Project Report.

    Barrington, J., et. Al. 2010.

    Produced on behalf of Roll Back Malaria. Basel, Switzerland: RBM.

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    (English, 2.58 MB)
  • Breaking the Cycle: Saving Lives and Protecting the Future.

    Department for International Development. 2010.

    The UK's Framework for Results for malaria in the developing world. London, United Kingdom: DFID.

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    (English, 1.25 MB)
  • Insecticide-treated bed nets and curtains for preventing malaria.

    Lengeler C. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2004, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD000363. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000363.pub2.

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    (English, 3.41 KB)
  • Information note on recommended selection criteria for procurement of malaria rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs).

    World Health Organization. 2010.

    Submitted by Global Malaria Programme. Washington, USA: WHO

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    (English, 155 MB)
  • En 10 años, Ecuador bajó el número de enfermos de malaria en un 99%. 15 de septiembre. (accessed September 16, 2011).

    Expreso. 2011.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Global Health Technical Assistance Project. Washington, D.C.

  • AMI+RAVREDA: Successful Global Health Milestone for Malaria.

    Research America! 2011.

    September 15. (accessed September 16, 2011).
  • Conmemoración del día de la malaria en las Américas. November 3.

    Agencia de Noticias Órbita.

    (accessed November 9, 2010).
  • Drug quality control labs in Bolivia, Peru and Uruguay prequalified by PAHO/WHO.

    The Pharmaletter. 2010

    September 15. Also online
  • "Medication quality in Peru and region strengthened with official laboratory's accreditation"

    Bio-Medicine.org.

    May 21, 2009.
  • "EE.UU. reconoce labor de Centro de Control de Calidad de Medicamentos de Perú"

    Bio-Medicine.org.

    April, 20, 2009.

  • World Malaria Day 2010
  • Colombia - Ministry of Social Protection
    November 5, 2010
  • Ecuador - El Universo
    November 6, 2010
  • AMI+RAVREDA 10th Anniversary
  • X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22 - 24, 2011
  • Training Sessions: Creating and Delivering Effective Presentation
  • Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 4, 2010
  • Training Sessions: Planning, implementing and promoting a AMI/RAVREDA event for Malaria Day in the Americas
  • 37th Annual International Conference on Global Health: Global Health Goals & Metrics, June 14 - 18, 2010, Washington, DC
  • Training Sessions: Elements for Communicating as a Spokesperson for AMI/RAVREDA
  • World Malaria Day 2010
  • IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2 - 5, 2010
  • Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 6, 2009
  • VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17 - 20, 2009
  • Others
  • Partners Approach in the Amazon Malaria Initiative (Enfoque de socios en la Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria).

    Barillas, E. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of AMI Partners at AMI+RAVREDA: Celebrating 10 years of Collaboration: Looking into the Future Together, Washington DC, September 15, 2011.

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    (English, 8.51 KB)
  • Ten Years of Malaria Prevention and Control in the Americas Region (10 años de prevención y control de la malaria en la Región de las Américas).

    Carter, K.H. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of RAVREDA - Pan American Health Organization at AMI+RAVREDA: Celebrating 10 years of Collaboration: Looking into the Future Together, Washington DC, September 15, 2011.

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    (English, 1.12 MB)
  • AMI+RAVREDA: Countries Perspective (AMI+RAVREDA: Perspectiva de los países).

    Santelli, A.C. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of AMI Countries at AMI+RAVREDA: Celebrating 10 years of Collaboration: Looking into the Future Together, Washington DC, September 15, 2011.

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    (English, 985 KB)
  • Ten Years of Malaria Prevention and Control in the Region (Mirada a los 10 años de AMI/RAVREDA en la prevención y control de la malaria en la Región).

    Carter, K.H. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 744 KB)
  • Progress in defining the lines of work in the Strategy and Plan of Action for Malaria in the Americas 2011-2015 and vision of AMI as catalyst in its implementation (Avance en la definición de los Lineamientos del Plan estratégico de la OPS para malaria en las Américas, 2011-2015 y visión catalizadora de AMI en su implementación).

    Carter, K.H. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 664 KB)
  • AMI – Perspectivas para el 2011-2015 (AMI Perspectives for 2011-2015).

    Chang, J. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of USAID at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 509 KB)
  • Iniciativa Mesoamericana, enfoque de eliminación y actividades propuestas (Mesoamerican Initiative, elimination focus and proponed activities).

    Iriarte, E. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 983 KB)
  • Objetivos, resultados y lecciones aprendidas (Objectives, results, and lessons learned).

    PAMAFRO. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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  • Relevant contributions from the partners during their involvement with AMI / RAVREDA
  • Relevant contributions of PAHO to AMI/RAVREDA (Aportes Relevantes de OPS AMI/RAVREDA).

    Ade, M. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of PAHO at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 361 KB)
  • Asistencia técnica en gestión de suministro de medicamentos e insumos para el control de la malaria (Technical assistance in supply management of medicines and supplies for malaria control).

    Barillas, E. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of MSH at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 701 KB)
  • CDC's Role in the Amazon Malaria Initiative (Rol del CDC en la Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria).

    Macedo de Oliveira, A. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of CDC at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 132 KB)
  • Aportes de la Farmacopea de los Estados Unidos de América a AMI/RAVREDA (Relevant contributions of USP to AMI/RAVREDA).

    Pribluda, V. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of USP at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 433 KB)
  • Relevant contribution of RTI to AMI (Aportes relevantes de RTI a la AMI).

    Research Triangle Institute. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of RTI at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 858 KB)
  • Comunicación y Diseminación de Información (Communication and Dissemination of Information).

    Sánchez, M. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 382 KB)

  • Accessibility and Quality of Diagnosis
  • Diseño del Programa de Evaluación Externa del Desempeño (PEED) para el diagnóstico microscópico de la malaria (Program Design for External Evaluation of Performance for microscopic diagnosis of malaria).

    Ade, M. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of PAHO at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 464 KB)
  • Documento de orientación estratégica (Strategic Guidance).

    Ade, M. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 310 KB)
  • Desafíos y respuestas del acceso al diagnóstico microscópico de la malaria en Panamá (Challenges and responses to accessibility of microscopic diagnosis for malaria in Panama).

    Gamboa. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 3.11 MB)
  • Avances en el diagnóstico y capacidades creadas en la Región (Advances in diagnosis and capabilities created in the Region).

    Mejía, R. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 916 KB)
  • Gestión de calidad del diagnóstico de malaria y certificación de competencias laborales de los microscopistas en Colombia (Quality management of malaria diagnosis and certification of competencies of microscopists in Colombia).

    Mendoza, M. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 1.91 MB)

  • Access and Use of Antimalarials
  • Alternatives for the standardization of treatment regiments (Alternativas para la estandarización de regímenes).

    Carter, K.H. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 1.42 MB)
  • Implicaciones y seguimiento a estudios de impacto de introducción de ACTS (Implications and Impact Monitoring Studies in the introduction of ACTs).

    Flores, W. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of MSH at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 513 KB)
  • Implicaciones y seguimiento a estudios de impacto de introducción de ACTS (Implications and Impact Monitoring Studies in the introduction of ACTs).

    Flores, W. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of MSH at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 513 KB)
  • Actualización compra conjunta de antimaláricos a través del Fondo Estratégico (FE) de OPS (Update on the joint purchase of antimalarials through the Strategic Fund (EF) of PAHO).

    Girón, N. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of paho at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 780 KB)
  • Comparison of Available Antimalarials for treatment of P. falcipirum (Comparación de antimaláricos disponibles para el tratamiento de P. falcipirum).

    Marmion, J. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of MSH at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 467 KB)
  • Gestión de suministro de medicamentos e insumos para el control de la malaria (Supply management of medicines and supplies for malaria control).

    MSH. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of MSH at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 669 KB)
  • Preparativos y respuestas a casos provenientes de zonas con P. falciparum resistente (Preparedness and response to cases from areas with P. falciparum resistance).

    Puello, J. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of CENCET Dominican Republic at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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  • Analysis of country situations and challenges in the prevention and control of malaria
  • Focusing malaria prevention and control efforts towards elimination OPS (Como enfocar las acciones de prevención y control de la malaria hacia la eliminación).

    Carter, K.H. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 2.15 MB)
  • Epidemiological situation for 10 years and response (Situación epidemiológica durante 10 años y respuesta).

    Ministry of Health of Guyana. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 4.30 MB)
  • Desafíos para mantener los logros alcanzados en la disminución de la carga de la enfermedad en Ecuador (Challenges to sustain the gains achieved in reducing the disease burden in Ecuador).

    Ministerio de Salud Pública del Ecuador. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health in Ecuador at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 1.19 MB)
  • Supuestos factores causantes, respuestas a brotes y/o aumento de la carga de la malaria (Suspected causative factors and response to outbreaks and / or increasing the burden of malaria Experiences).

    Programa Nacional de Malaria en Honduras. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health in Honduras at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 3.59 MB)
  • Extensión de uso de herramientas desarrolladas en el marco del proyecto AMI/RAVREDA con apoyo del proyecto de malaria Colombia que financia el Fondo Mundial (Extension of use of tools developed through the AMI / RAVREDA framework with the support of Colombia malaria project funded by the Global Fund).

    Soto, E. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 1.35 MB)
  • Focus on malaria in the Guyana Shield (Enfoque sobre malaria en el Escudo Guyanés).

    Vreden, S. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of National Malaria Board/ RAVREDA Suriname at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 1.35 MB)
  • Lessons Learned in Africa and Southeast Asia through PMI on vector surveillance and control (Lecciones de PMI en África y Sudeste Asiático sobre vigilancia y control de vectores).

    Williams, J. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of RTI at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 2.70 MB)

  • Information Dissemination
  • Comunicación y Diseminación de Información (Communication and Dissemination of Information).

    Sánchez, M. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 2.83 MB)

  • Monitoring Antimalarial Drug Resistance
  • Documento de orientación estratégica (Strategic Guidance).

    Ade, M. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 460 KB)
  • Contributions of RAVREDA and results obtained in the last 10 years (Aportes de RAVREDA y resultados obtenidos en los últimos 10 años).

    Carter, K.H. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 1.81 MB)
  • Using molecular markers and results of studies of gene deletion - HRP2 (Uso de marcadores moleculares y resultados de los estudios de la deleción del gen – HRP2).

    Kumar, V. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of CDC at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 2.89 MB)
  • The global situation and strategies for containment of resistance to ACTs (Situación global y estrategias para la contención de la resistencia a los ACTs).

    Warsame, M. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of World Health Organization at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 3.87 MB)

  • Quality of Antimalarials
  • Guyana and Suriname Medicine Quality Case Studies: Preliminary Results (Estudios de casos de calidad de medicamentos en Guyana y Surinam: Resultos Preliminares).

    Evans, L. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of USP at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 765 KB)
  • The Medicine Quality Forum (Foro Virtual de Calidad de Medicamentos).

    Evans, L. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of USP at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 347 KB)
  • Situación del aseguramiento de la calidad de los antimaláricos en la compra a través del Fondo Estratégico (Status of quality assurance of antimalarial drugs in purchases through the Strategic Fund).

    Parisi, JM. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of PAHO at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 174 KB)
  • Estudios de CC de antimaláricos en los sectores privado e informal en Colombia (QC-studies of antimalarials in the private and informal sectors in Colombia).

    Pribluda, V. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of USP at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 463 KB)
  • Base de Datos de Calidad de Medicamentos (MQDB) (Database on the Quality of Medicines (MQDB)).

    Pribluda, V. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of USP at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 600 KB)

  • Vector Surveillance and Control
  • Avances en la vigilancia y control vectorial en la Región (Advances in surveillance and vector control in the Region).

    Escobar, JP. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of PAHO at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 1.99 MB)
  • Utilización de las herramientas disponibles para combatir vectores en un brote en zonas aisladas y participación comunitaria Wampusirpi en Honduras (Using the tools available to combat vectors during an outbreak in remote areas and community participation Wampusirpi in Honduras).

    Mejía, R. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Honduras at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 2.85 MB)
  • Evidencia necesaria para la toma de decisiones para el uso de distintas herramientas del control vectorial (Evidence necessary for decision-making on the use of different vector control tools).

    Mesones, O. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 3.13 MB)
  • Documento de orientación estratégica – Vigilancia y control de la malaria en Latinoamerica (Strategic Guidance document - Surveillance and control of malaria in Latin America).

    No author. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 778 KB)
  • Resultados de resistencia a los insecticidas en la Región (Results of insecticide resistance in the región).

    Padilla, N. 2011.

    Presented at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 1.07 MB)
  • Certificación de competencias laborales de los técnicos de entomología y control de vectores (Certification of job skills of technicians in entomology and vector control).

    Rey, G. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Colombia at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 2.50 MB)
  • IVM update and suggestions for implementation in countries (IVM actualización y sugerencia para la implementación en los países).

    Williams, J. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of PAHO at X Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Panama City, Panama, March 22-24, 2011.

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    (English, 494 KB)
  • Creating and Delivering Effective Presentation.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media for Amazon Malaria Initiative, Gaithersburg, USA, February 22 and March 9, 2011.

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    (English, 3.03 MB)
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    (Spanish, 2.98 MB)
  • Amazon Malaria Initiative/Amazon Network for Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance: Best Practices and Collaboration Against Malaria in the Amazon.

    Carter, K.H. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at the Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 4.

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    (English, 533 KB)
  • Situación de la Malaria en el Perú al 2010.

    Herrera, Y. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of the Ministry of Health of Peru at the Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 4.

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    (Spanish, 1.53 MB)
  • Connecting to countries: Social and Traditional Media Elements for promoting an AMI/RAVREDA event.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media for Amazon Malaria Initiative, Gaithersburg, USA, October 6-7, 2010.

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    (English, 706 KB)
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    (Spanish, 713 KB)
  • Planning and Implementing an AMI/RAVREDA event for Malaria Day in the Americas.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media for Amazon Malaria Initiative, Gaithersburg, USA, September 22-23, 2010.

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    (English, 451 KB)
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    (Spanish, 462 KB)
  • Developing Supervision Systems for Antimalarial Supply in LAC.

    Management Sciences for Health. 2010.

    Presented at the 37th Annual International Conference on Global Health: Global Health Goals & Metrics, June 14 - 18, 2010, Washington, DC.

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    (English, 362 KB)
  • Elements for Communicating as a Spokesperson for the Amazon Malaria Initiative.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media for Amazon Malaria Initiative, Gaithersburg, USA, May 27, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 5.14 MB)
  • Counting Malaria Out: Progress of Efforts in the Americas and More Stories of Innovations.

    Escalada, R. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at World Malaria Day 2010, April 22, at George Washington University, in Washington, DC, USA.

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    (English, 1.88 MB)

  • Introduction
  • La otra cara de la malaria (The other face of malaria).

    Arraya, J.C. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health and Sport of Bolivia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 10.3 MB)
  • Aportes de AMI y RAVREDA a los esfuerzos de control de la malaria en América (Contributions of AMI and RAVREDA to malaria control efforts in America).

    Carter, K.H. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 980 KB)
  • Nuevas tecnologías para el control de la malaria. (New technologies to malaria control).

    Harvey, S.A. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of University Research Co., Center for Human Services, at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.38 MB)

  • Access and quality of diagnosis
  • Metodología del control de calidad indirecto y evaluación externa del desempeño (Methodology indirect quality control and external evaluation of performance).

    Aruni, J. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health and Sports of Bolivia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 456 KB)
  • Evaluación externa del desempeño de malaria, experiencia en Honduras, 2006-2009 (External evaluation about malaria performance, Honduras experience, 2006-2009).

    Mejía R. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Honduras at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 498 KB)
  • ¿Cómo asegurar la calidad del diagnóstico en el contexto epidemiológico actual? (How can we ensure quality diagnosis in current epidemiological context?).

    Paz, M. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 459 KB)

  • Access and use of antimalarials
  • Asistencia técnica en gestión de suministro de medicamentos e insumos para el control de la malaria. (Technical assistance in supply management of medicines and supplies for malaria control).

    Barillas, E. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Management Science for Health at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 557 KB)
  • Colombia. Acceso y uso de antimaláricos en Colombia.(Access and use of antimalarials in Colombia).

    Paz, M. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Social Protection of Colombia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.03 MB)
  • Access and use of antimalarials in Suriname.

    Suriname. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Suriname at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 178 KB)

  • Country Reports - RAVREDA
  • Bolivia Report - RAVREDA

    Bolivia 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health and Sports of Bolivia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 860 KB)
  • Ecuador Report - RAVREDA

    Ecuador 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Ecuador at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.36 MB)

  • Dissemination of Information in AMI
  • Diseminación de información y comunicación en AMI (Communication and dissemination of information activities in AMI).

    Links Media. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.84 MB)

  • Management of epidemiological information

    Quality of antimalarials
  • Fortalecimiento de Sistemas de Aseguramiento de la Calidad /Control de Calidad: Actividades de 2009-2010 (Strengthening of Systems Quality Assurance/Quality Control: Activities 2009-2010 ).

    Barojas, A. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Unites States Pharmacopeia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 576 KB)
  • Guidelines for the treatment of malaria.

    Olumese, P. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of World Health Organization-Global Malaria Programme at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 345 KB)
  • Enfoque de tres niveles de control de calidad and monitoreo de calidad de medicamentos (Case studies of the three-level quality control and monitoring quality of medicines).

    Pribluda, V. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Unites States Pharmacopeia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 790 KB)

  • Strategic approach of AMI for the coming years

    Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance
  • Evaluación de la eficacia in vivo de la cloroquina para P. vivax (Evaluation of the efficacy in vivo of chloroquine to P.vivax).

    Bolivia. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health and Sports of Bolivia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 368 KB)
  • Estudio sobre Eficacia de la terapia con Cloroquina para el tratamiento de la malaria no complicada por Plasmodium falciparum en el Municipio de Puerto Lempira, Departamento de Gracias a Dios, Honduras (Effectiveness of Chloroquine therapy for the treatment of no complicated malaria caused by Plasmodium falciparum in Puerto Lempira, Gracias a Dios Department, Honduras).

    Honduras. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Honduras at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.04 MB)
  • Parasite resistance to artemisinins.

    Olumese, P. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of World Health Organization-Global Malaria Programme at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.09 MB)
  • Actividades en el marco RAVREDA-AMI 2009-2010 - Grupo Malaria Universidad de Antioquia (Activities in RAVREDA-AMI 2009-2010 - Malaria Group, Antioquia University).

    Tobón, A. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Antioquia University of Colombia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 552 KB)

  • The Roll Back Malaria Initiative and the Global Fund Projects
  • Iniciativa Hacer Retroceder la Malaria y Proyectos del Fondo Global (Roll Back Malaria Initiative and Global Fund Projects).

    Carter, K.H. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Pan American Health Organization at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 324 KB)

  • Vector Control
  • Evaluation of the effect of long lasting impregnated bednets on experimental houses.

    Brogdon, W. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 3.16 MB)
  • Tactical insecticide resistance surveillance using the bottle bioassay.

    Escobar, J. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 1.56 MB)
  • Vector control strategy and entomology surveillance The distribution of long lasting impregnated bednets in Guyana 2007- 2009.

    Guyana. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Guyana at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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  • El uso de casas experimentales en el contexto de M&E DE ITNs (The use of experimental houses with ITNs).

    Peru. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Peru at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 926 KB)
  • Vigilancia de la resistencia a insecticidas articulada a la red nacional de laboratorios de salud pública en Colombia (Articulation of insecticide resistance surveillance with the national laboratory network in Colombia).

    Santacoloma, L. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Health National Institute of Ministry of Social Protection of Colombia at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 324 KB)
  • Implementation and monitoring of long lasting impregnated bednets.

    Suriname. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Ministry of Health of Suriname at IX Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2-5, 2010.

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    (Spanish, 324 KB)
  • Lessons Learned from the Malaria Eradication Campaign.

    Nájera, J. 2009.

    Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at the Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 6.

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    (English, 561 KB)
  • Malaria and Mobile Populations.

    Espinel, C. 2008.

    Presented on behalf of Sanofi Pasteur at the Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 6.

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    (English, 2.69 MB)
  • Lessons Learned from the Malaria Eradication Campaign.

    Carter, K.H. 2008.

    Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at the Malaria in the Americas Forum, Washington, D.C., United States, November 6.

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    (English, 435 KB)

  • Antimalarial Drug Resistance
  • Climate change and malaria, or climate risk management in health.

    Connor, S. 2009.

    Presented on behalf of the International Research Institute for Climate & Society, The Earth Institute, Columbia University at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (English, 8.23 MB)
  • Malaria en las Américas: Aportes de AMI/RAVREDA. (Malaria in the Americas: AMI/RAVREDAs contributions.)

    Carter, K.H. 2009.

    Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 7.43 MB)
  • Monitoring antimalarial drug efficacy and resistance.

    Ringwald, P. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of the World Health Organization at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (English, 5.91 MB)
  • Situación de la Red de Vigilancia de la Resistencia a los Antimaláricos (RAVREDA). (Role of the Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance.)

    Montoya, R. 2009.

    Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 3.96 MB)

  • Vector Control, Insecticides, and Entomology
  • Resistencia a los insecticidas: Vigilancia. (Insecticide resistance: Surveillance.)

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17–20.

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    (Spanish, 196 KB)
  • Evaluación/resistencia in vitro a los antimaláricos de cepas nativas de Plasmodium falciparum, Bolivia. (In vitro evaluation of the resistance of native strains of Plasmodium falciparum to antimalarials, Bolivia.)

    Instituto de Investigaciones Farmaco–Bioquimícas, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés. 2009.

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17–20.

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    (Spanish, 111 KB)
  • Eficacia de tres esquemas diferentes de primaquina para la prevención de recaídas de malaria por P. vivax en la región Amazónica del Perú. (Efficacy of three different primaquine regimens for preventing recurrence of P. vivax malaria in the Amazon region of Peru.)

    Ministerio de Salud del Perú. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 2.09 MB)
  • El uso de casas experimentales para estudios con mosquiteros. (The use of experimental huts in mosquito bed net studies.)

    Ministerio de Salud—Dirección General de Salud Ambiental, Perú, Dirección Regional de Salud, Loreto, Naval Medical Research Center, Peru, PAMAFRO, Rothamsted, UK, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 2.94 MB)
  • AMI–RAVREDA—USAID project report, Colombia, March 2009: Preliminary results on efficacy and safety of Coartem® on the treatment of acute uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria infections conducted at Malaria Clinic Georgetown, Hospital Region 4, Guyana, 2007-2008.

    No author. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 377 KB)
  • Vigilancia a la resistencia de los anofelinos a los insecticidas. (Surveillance of the anophelines´resistance to insecticides.)

    No author. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 4.86 MB)
  • Implementación del uso de toldillos de larga duración (Olyset Net) para la prevención de la malaria en el Departamento del Chocó. (Implementation of the use of longlasting bed nets [Olyset Net] for preventing malaria in the Department of Chocó.)

    No author. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 6.27 MB)
  • Molecular surveillance for malaria drug resistant genotypes in South America.

    Udhayakumar, K.V. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 4.27 MB)
  • Primaquine double dose for seven days is inferior to single dose treatment for fourteen days in preventing P. vivax relapses in Suriname.

    Vreden, S.G.S., M.R. Adhin, J.K. Jitan, M.S. MacDonald Ottevanger, and G. Bretas. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 1.09 MB)

  • Antimalarial Drug Quality and Use
  • Ministerio de la Protección Social, República de Colombia. 2009. Acceso y uso de antimaláricos en Colombia. (Access to and use of antimalarials in Colombia.)

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 1.45 MB)

  • Diagnostic Quality Assurance and Access to Diagnosis
  • AMI-RAVREDA-USAID project report, Colombia, March 2009: Gestión de Medicamentos Antimaláricos en Bolivia.

    No author. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 423 KB)
  • Mejoramiento de las condiciones de almacenaje de medicamentos antimaláricos de Guayaquil y Machala del Ministerio de Salud de Ecuador. (Improved storage conditions of antimalarial medicines by the Ecuadoran Ministry of Health in Guayaquil and Machala.)

    Management Sciences for Health. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 1.16 MB)
  • Asistencia técnica en gestión de suministro de medicamentos e insumos para el control de la malaria. (Technical assistance in supply chain management of medicines and supplies for controlling malaria.)

    Management Sciences for Health. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 2.84 MB)
  • Situación de la Gestión de Calidad en Pruebas Rápidas de Diagnóstico. (Quality of Rapid Diagnostic Tests Management )

    No author. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 943 KB)
  • Supply chain management of malaria medicines and supplies: Supervision tool pilot test experience in Guyana.

    No author. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (English, 73 KB)
  • Acceso y uso de medicamentos: Aseguramiento y control de calidad. (Access to and use of medicines: Quality assurance and control.)

    Pribluda, V.S. 2009.

    Presented on behalf of U.S. Pharmacopeia at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 1.49 MB)

  • Communication and Information Dissemination
  • Necesidades de comunicación y diseminación.(Communication and dissemination needs.)

    Links Media. 2009.

    Presented at the VIII Technical Meeting of the Amazon Malaria Initiative, Bogotá, Colombia, March 17-20.

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    (Spanish, 304 KB)

  • Others
  • Virtual Meeting of AMI Dissemination and Communication Activities.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media for Amazon Malaria Initiative, Gaithersburg, USA, February 24, 2010.

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    (English, 716 KB)
  • Virtual Meeting of AMI Dissemination and Communication Activities.

    Links Media. 2010.

    Presented on behalf of Links Media for Amazon Malaria Initiative, Gaithersburg, USA, February 24, 2010.

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    (English, 716 KB)
  • Documento estratégico para la vigilancia y el control de los vectores de la malaria en América Latina.

    CDC, OPS y RTI. 2011.

    Presentado a la Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional por los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) y Links Media, LLC. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (Spanish, 2.41 MB)
  • Guide for the Reorientation of Malaria Control Programs with a View toward Elimination of the Disease.

    Pan American Health Organization. March 31, 2011.

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    (Spanish, 178 KB)
  • Documento estratégico para la gestión del suministro y garantía de la calidad de los medicamentos e insumos para el diagnóstico y tratamiento de la malaria.

    Barillas, E., Barojas, A, y V. Pribluda. 2011.

    Preparado por el Programa Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) de Management Sciences for Health (MSH), el Programa Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program (PQM) de la Farmacopea de Estados Unidos de América (USP, inglés) y Links Media, LLC. para la Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) bajo la Iniciativa Amazónica Contra la Malaria. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (Spanish, 888 KB)
  • Documento estratégico para el monitoreo de la eficacia y resistencia de los antimaláricos en el contexto actual epidemiológico.

    Organización Panamericana de la Salud. 2011.

    Preparado por la Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS), en colaboración con los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) y Links Media, LLC. para la Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) bajo la Iniciativa Amazónica Contra la Malaria. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (Spanish, 820 KB)
  • Decentralized technical assistance improves antimalarial supply management in Loreto, Peru.

    Systems for Improved Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services. 2015.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 728 KB)
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    (Spanish, 805 KB)
    Guidelines at the primary level of care help strengthen antimalarial supply management of the malaria diagnosis and treatment network in Chocó, Colombia.

    Systems for Improved Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services. 2013.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 770 KB)
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    (Spanish, 766 KB)
    Colombia takes routine testing of malaria medicines to the next level to ensure quality in endemic areas.

    Links Media and U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention. 2015.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 253 KB)
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    (Spanish, 253 KB)
  • Regional Medicine Monitoring System Helps Prevent Antimalarial Stock-Outs in the Americas.

    Management Sciences for Health. 2012.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 675 KB)
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    (Spanish, 609 KB)
  • Intermittent rice irrigation (IRI) for malaria control in Peru: a win-win intervention based on a multi-sector and trans-disciplinary approach.

    Chang, J., and Links Media. 2011.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 322 KB)
  • Advancements in Colombia: Strengthening prevention and control of malaria in Chocó, Colombian Pacific Coast, 2006 – 2009.

    Hernández, J., Escobar, J., and Links Media. 2011.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 379 KB)
  • Towards Best Storage Practices: Piura Works to Improve Medicine Storage Conditions.

    Links Media and Management Sciences for Health. 2011.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 264 KB)
  • Rethinking pharmaceutical management in low incidence settings.

    Links Media and Management Sciences for Health. 2010.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 272 KB)
  • Evaluating and improving adherence to malaria treatment.

    Links Media and Management Sciences for Health. 2010.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 351 KB)
  • Clean, cool and collected: Better storage conditions for antimalarials in Ecuador.

    Links Media and Management Sciences for Health. 2010.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 332 KB)
  • Guarantee Quality of Medicines in Lima Peru with the International Accreditation ISO/IEC 17025:2005 to National Center for Quality Control.

    Links Media and United States Pharmacopeia. 2010.

    AMI Success Story. Washington, DC: U.S. Agency for International Development.

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    (English, 502 KB)
  • A regional pledge for good quality medicines: collaborations between official medicines control laboratories bring a sustainable approach to strengthen regional capabilities that ensure the quality of medicines.

    Links Media and U.S. Pharmacopeia and Links Media. 2010.

    AMI Success Story. Rockville, MD: U.S. Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 457 KB)
  • Training Materials and Handbooks related to AMI

  • Guideline for Evaluating Insecticide Resistance in Vectors Using the CDC Bottle Bioassay.

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    AMI Success Story. Rockville, MD: U.S. Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 1.51 MB)
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    (Spanish, 1.61 MB)
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    (Portuguese, 819 KB)
  • Tips for Lowering Pharmacy Temperatures to Maintain Good Medicine Quality.

    Links Media and MSH/SIAPS. 2014.

    Rockville, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 1.20 MB)
  • Mosquito life cycle and collection techniques. Part 1 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Collection of adult mosquitoes in the field. Part 2 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Biological wall test to determine the efficacy of IRS applications. Part 3 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Evaluation of residual insecticide on long lasting insecticidal bed nets. Part 4 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Collection of larvas and pupas. Part 5 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Strategy for distribution and installation of long lasting insecticidal bed nets. Part 6 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Surveillance of insecticide resistance — WHO paper test. Part 7 in a series of instructional videos for field entomologists produced through AMI with support from USAID.

    RTI International. 2012.

    Video
    (English)
  • Creating and Delivering Effective Presentations. Handout developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 2.65 MB)
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    (Spanish, 3.02 MB)
  • Creating and Delivering Effective Presentations. Technical Assistance Bulletin developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 782 KB)
  • Selecting the Most Effective Design Style for Your Presentation. Technical Assistance Tip 2 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 291 KB)
  • Outlining a Presentation Using the Assertion-Evidence Slide Design.Technical Assistance Tip 3 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 314 KB)
  • Mapping the Presentation's Messages Using the Assertion-Evidence Style. Technical Assistance Tip 4 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 331 KB)
  • Choosing the Right Font Size, Style, and Colors. Technical Assistance Tip 5 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 430 KB)
  • Preparing Handouts and Other Materials. Technical Assistance Tip 6 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 447 KB)
  • Creating and Delivering Effective Presentations Review and Checklist. Technical Assistance Tip 7 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 324 KB)
  • Preparing for the Questions and Answers Period. Technical Assistance Tip 8 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 286 KB)
  • Assessing Your Performance as a Speaker. Technical Assistance Tip 9 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 597 KB)
  • Resources. Technical Assistance Tip 10 developed for the U.S. Agency for International Development.

    Links Media. 2011.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media.

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    (English, 318 KB)
  • Buenas prácticas de almacenamiento de medicamentos y dispositivos médicos.

    Espinoza, H. 2011. 2011.

    Preparado por el Programa Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) de Management Science for Health (MSH) y Links Media, LLC. para la Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) bajo la Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (Spanish, 556 KB)
  • Changing Malaria Treatment Policy to Artemisinin-Based Combinations: An Implementation Guide.

    Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus Program. 2005.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the RPM Plus Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 176 KB)
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    (Spanish, 229 KB)
  • Practical guide for in vivo antimalarial drug-efficacy studies in the Americas.

    Pan American Health Organization. 2003.

    OPS/DPC/CD/240/03. Washington, DC: Pan American Health Organization.

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    (English, 739 KB)
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    (Spanish, 429 KB)
  • Training Materials and Handbooks related to malaria

  • Epidemiological approach for malaria control: guide for tutors --2nd ed.

    World Health Organization. 2013.

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    (English, 2.30 MB)
  • Disease surveillance for malaria elimination: an operational manual.

    World Health Organization. 2012.

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    (English, 1.18 MB)
  • PMI Guidelines for Entomological Monitoring and Insecticide Resistance Management.

    President Malaria Initiative. 2011.

    Washington, USA: PMI.

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    (English, 847 KB)
  • Guía para la reorientación de los programas de control de la malaria con miras a la eliminación (Guide to the reorientation of control programs for malaria with a view to eliminating).

    Pan American Health Organization. 2011.

    Washington, DC: PAHO.

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    (Spanish, 233 KB)
  • Programa de Evaluación Externa del Desempeño para el Diagnóstico Microscópico de Malaria (Program Design for External Evaluation of Performance for microscopic diagnosis of malaria).

    Pan American Health Organization. 2010.

    Washington, DC: PAHO.

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    (Spanish, 332 KB)
  • Guidelines for the treatment of malaria-2nd ed.

    World Health Organization. 2011.

    Second edition (Sections 8.4 to 8.6). Geneva, Switzerland: WHO.

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    (English, 486 KB)
  • Global plan for artemisinin resistance containment.

    World Health Organization. 2011.

    Geneva, Switzerland: WHO.

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    (English)
  • Guidelines for the treatment of malaria - Second edition.

    World Health Organization. 2010.

    Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization.

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    (English)
  • Good procurement practices for artemisinin-based antimalarial medicines.

    World Health Organization. 2010.

    Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization.

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    (English)
  • Presentation Tips

  • Tips for Developing Effective Presentations.
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    (English, 1.23 MB)
  • Consejos para desarrollar presentaciones efectivas.
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    (Spanish, 1.49 MB)
  • Examples of Makeovers Slides.
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    (English, 698 KB)

  • For Health Workers
  • "Fique atento! Febre pode ser Malária" (Stay Alert, A Fever could mean Malaria).

    Brazilian Ministry of Health. 2014.

    Brazil. Poster.

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    (Portuguese, 1.37 MB)
  • "Malária na gestante e criança com menos de 6 meses" (Malaria in Pregnant Women and Children under 6 months).

    Brazilian Ministry of Health. 2014.

    Brazil. Informational Sheet.

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    (Portuguese, 186 KB)

  • For Community Health Volunteers
  • "Como debo atender a las personas con sospecha de malaria?" (How should I treat people with suspected malaria?)

    SIAPS, Guatemala MSPAS 2014.

    DRAFT Pending Validation, POSTER.

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    (Spanish, 773 KB)
  • "Gestión de Medicamentos Antimaláricos, Para Colaboradores Voluntarios" (Management of Antimalarial Medicines, For Community Volunteers.)

    SIAPS, Guatemala MSPAS 2014.

    DRAFT Pending Validation, Laminated Sheet.

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    (Spanish, 549 KB)
  • Malaria Treatment Guide for Community Health Workers.

    Peruvian Ministry of Health. 2014.

    DRAFT Pending Validation, Laminated Sheet.

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    (Spanish, 341 KB)

  • For District Health Supervisors
  • "La malaria en la escuela. Propuesta de integración curricular."

    Martínez Barrientos RA et al. Medellín: Fundación Universidad de Antioquia. 2015.

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    (Spanish, 25.4 MB)
  • "Comunicación y Movilización Social para la Prevención y Control de la Malaria en Colombia. Una ruta para la planificación, la intervención y la sostenibilidad de COMBI en malaria."

    Mesa O et al. Medellín: Fundación Universidad de Antioquia. 2015.

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    (Spanish, 6.5 MB)
  • "Si el paludismo quieres vencer, con el toldillo lo puedes hacer. Voces y aprendizajes en la experiencia de implementación de COMBI en el Proyecto Malaria Colombia."

    Mesa O y Andrés A. Medellín: Fundación Universidad de Antioquia. 2014.

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    (Spanish, 14.9 MB)
  • "Aquí el toldillo usamos, por eso en las noches protegidos estamos. Sistematización de la experiencia de implementación de COMBI en el Proyecto Malaria Colombia, 2012-2013."

    Mesa O y Andrés A. Medellín: Fundación Universidad de Antioquia. 2014.

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    (Spanish, 26 MB)
  • "Guía de Gestión de Medicamentos Antimaláricos para Supervisores de los Colaboradores Voluntarios" (Guide on the Management of Antimalarial Medicines, for Community Volunteer Supervisors).

    SIAPS, Guatemala MSPAS. 2014.

    DRAFT Pending Validation, Information Packet.

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    (Spanish, 1.31 MB)

  • For Health Centers
  • "Guia para la Gestion de Medicamentos Antimalaricos, En Distritos, Centros y Puestos de Salud" (Guide on the Management of Antimalarial Medicines, for District Health Centers and Health Posts).

    SIAPS, Guatemala MSPAS. 2014.

    DRAFT Pending Validation, Information Packet.

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    (Spanish, 1.60 MB)
  • Learner Verification Tool for USAID/SIAPS Instructional Guide "Tips for Lowering Pharmacy Temperatures to Maintain Good Medicine Quality."

    Links Media, LLC. April 2014.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rockville, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 280 KB)
  • Amazon Malaria Initiative: Brochure.

    Links Media, LLC. 2014.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rockville, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 874 KB)
  • Infographic for World Malaria Day 2014.

    Links Media, LLC. April 25, 2014.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rockville, MD: Links Media, LLC.


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    (English, 139 KB)
  • Infographic for World Health Day 2014.

    Links Media, LLC. April 7, 2014.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Rockville, MD: Links Media, LLC.


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    (English, 106 KB)
  • Uso y cuidado de la tela mosquitera (Use and care of bednets).

    Links Media, Antimalarial Medicine Access and Used OPS Bolivia. 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (Spanish, 5.31 MB)
  • Amazon Malaria Initiative: Brochure.

    Links Media, LLC. 2010.

    Produced on behalf of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 784 KB)
  • The Amazon Malaria Initiative: Goals and Accomplishments, October 2001– May 2009.

    U.S. Agency for International Development. 2010.

    Executive Summary. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media (ed.)

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    (English, 761 KB)
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    (Spanish, 3.27 MB)
  • Trip Report: XIII AMI/RAVREDA Annual Evaluation Meeting.

    Managua, Nicaragua, March 11-14, 2014.

    Links Media, LLC. 2014.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by Links Media, LLC.

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    (Spanish, 1.10 MB)
  • A Report of the trip to Brasilia, Brazil.

    USAID SIAPS. February 12, 2014.

    The objective of this trip was to participate in a workshop for the presentation and discussion of the results of an assessment of the implementation of malaria control strategies in 9 Brazilian states, using the adequacy approach. The results of a study regarding the access and use of antimalarial drugs in artisanal mining areas were also presented during this trip. Both meetings ended with the development of alternative interventions for the problems that were identified.

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    (Spanish)
  • Study of Management of Supplies for Malaria Diagnosis in Colombia: Trip Report.

    Barillas, Edgar y Angélica Pérez. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (Spanish, 3.92 MB)
  • PQM Report on Evaluation of Laboratory Quality Management System: Medicine Quality Control Laboratory of the Instituto Nacional de Vigilancia de Medicamentos y Alimentos (INVIMA).

    Bogotá, Colombia: Trip Report. October 11 - 15, 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 485 KB)
  • Report from the trip to Peru. April 2008.

    Barillas, Edgar. 2008.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (Spanish, 573 KB)
  • Evaluating CONCAMYT-INLASA’s Quality Management System and Meetings with AMI and SAIDI Country Partners

    La Paz, Bolivia; February 16- 20, 2009.

    Barojas, Adrian. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the United States Pharmacopeia Drug Quality and Information Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 158 KB)
  • Attend the Seventh Meeting of the Pan American Network for Drug Regulatory Harmonization Good Laboratory Practices Working Group.

    Lima, Peru; July 19 - 22, 2010.

    Barojas, A; 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 293 KB)
  • Evaluating the Quality Management System of Panama’s Official Medicine Control Laboratory.

    Panama City, Panama: Trip Report. May 3-7, 2010.

    Barojas, A, and Villalva, O; 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 81.1 MB)
  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Sub-Regional Workshop: Official Medicine Control Laboratories (OMCLs) within Quality Assurance and Quality Control Systems – Sustainable Approaches for Strengthening OMCLs at National and Regional Levels and Meetings with AMI and SAIDI Country Partners.

    Lima, Peru; August 31-September 5, 2009

    Barojas, A., Pribluda, V., Lukulay, P. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the United States Pharmacopeia Drug Quality and Information Program. Rockville, MD United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 381 KB)
  • Regional Workshop to Improve the Management of Supply and Quality Assurance Systems for Malaria Medicines in Central America and Rapid Assessment of the Quality Management System at the Laboratorio Nacional de Salud.

    Guatemala City, Guatemala. November 11-13, 2008.

    Barojas, Adrian and Pribluda, Victor. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the United States Pharmacopeia Drug Quality and Information Program. Rockville, MD: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 190 KB)
  • VIII Annual Meeting Amazon Malaria Initiative - RAVREDA

    Bogotá, Colombia, March 17–19, 2009: Trip Report.

    Caballero, A; Recio, M.; Sanchez, M. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by Links Media, LLC. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 805 KB)
  • Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems Informe de Viaje a Piura.

    Perú: 15 – 18 de Junio de 2009.

    Henrry Espinoza Junio. 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (Spanish, 562 KB)
  • Meeting Report: X Annual AMI/RAVREDA and XIX Steering Committee Meetings: Trip Report.

    Panama, Panama. March 22 - 25, 2011.

    Evans, L., Pribluda, V., Quintana, J. 2011.

    Submitted to United States Agency for International Development. Rockville, Maryland: USP.

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    (English, 5.19 MB)
  • Event Briefing "Celebrating 10 Years of Collaboration Looking into the Future Together" USAID Amazon Malaria Initiative and RAVREDA PAHO. Document developed in coordination with Links Media, and PAHO for AMI 10th Anniversary.

    Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC. 2011.

    Submitted to United States Agency for International Development. Rockville, Maryland: USP.

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    (English, 599 KB)
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    (Spanish, 516 KB)
  • Trip Report – International Accreditation ISO/IEC 17025 of the National Center for Quality Control of Peru.

    Lima, Peru, May 18–22, 2009.

    Links Media, LLC; 2009.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by Links Media, LLC. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 670 KB)
  • Introductory Meeting With the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Trip Report.

    Atlanta, GA, January 13, 2010.

    Links Media, LLC; 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 511 KB)
  • IX Annual Evaluation Meeting and XVII Steering Committee Meeting for the Amazon Malaria Initiative/Amazon Network for the Surveillance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance – Trip Report.

    Santa Cruz, Bolivia, March 2 to 5, 2010.

    Links Media, LLC; 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development. Gaithersburg, MD: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 1.12 MB)
  • Seguimiento a la evaluación del Sistema de Gestión de Calidad (SGC) que PQM realizó en el Laboratorio Nacional de Salud (LNS) de Guatemala (Following up to evaluation of quality management system that PQM developed in the National Laboratory of Health in Guatemala).

    Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala: Trip Report. September 20 - 24, 2010

    Mostacero, F, and Ortiz, J; 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (Spanish, 115 KB)
  • Amazon Malaria Initiative Regional Workshop on Policy Change, Guayaquil, Ecuador: Trip Report. 2003.

    Paredes, Patricia. 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Rational Pharmaceutical Management Plus Program. Arlington, VA: Management Sciences for Health.

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    (English, 326 KB)
  • Conference Report: PQM Participation in the 59th ASTMH Annual Meeting.

    Atlanta, Georgia USA: Trip Report. November 3-7, 2010.

    Phanouvong, S, and Pribluda, V; 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 244 KB)
  • Regional Workshop on Gas Chromatography, Headspace Apparatus and Residual Solvent Analysis.

    Bogotá, Colombia. July 28-August 1, 2008.

    Pribluda, V.S., Dinh, H.T., and Pappa, H.N. 2008.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the United States Pharmacopeia Drug Quality and Information Program. Rockville, MD: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 89.4 KB)
  • First Workshop of the National Network of Laboratories.

    Bogota, Colombia; September 1-3, 2010.

    Pribluda, V. 2010.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the Promoting the Quality of Medicines Program. Rockville, Maryland: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 1.96 MB)
  • Links Media Participation in the VII Reunión Técnica de Iniciativa Amazónica contra la Malaria (AMI) and Iniciativa contra las Enfermedades Infecciosas en América del Sur (SAIDI).

    Lima, Peru; April 7-18, 2008.

    Sánchez, M.; Pereira, R.; Caballero, A.; Weavers, S. 2008.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by Links Media, LLC. Gaithersburg, Maryland: Links Media, LLC.

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    (English, 1.35 MB)
  • Good Manufacturing Practices Assessment of Farmanguinhos and Meeting with the Navy Pharmaceutical Laboratory.

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 18-22, 2011.

    Toledo, E. and Krech, L. 2011.

    Submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development by the United States Pharmacopeia Drug Quality and Information Program. Rockville, MD: United States Pharmacopeia.

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    (English, 344 KB)
  • AMI Photo Archives: 2001-2011 - (Photos)
  • Malaria Champions 2010 Video Profiles - (Video)
  • Malaria Day in the Americas 2010 in Ecuador - (Video) - (Photos)
  • Malaria Day in the Americas 2010 in Guyana - (Photos)
  • Malaria Champions of the Americas 2010: Innovative Approaches from the Ground.

    PAHO, 2010.Presented on behalf of the Pan American Health Organization at World Malaria Day 2010, April 22, at George Washington University, in Washington, DC, USA. - (Video)


  • Peru's Medicines Quality Control Laboratory achieves internationally recognized accreditation for high standard of operation.

    Lima, Peru.2009.Video News Release produced by Links Media. - (Video)


  • WALO Radio - Malaria Day in the Americas 2010 - (Radio)


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