The toolkit is based on guidelines developed by scientists funded by the EUHorizon2020 grant and the ZikaPLAN-supported IGOSZika project. Their paper the "Diagnosis and management of Guillain-Barré syndrome in ten steps" was published in the high-impact journal ‘Nature Reviews Neurology’ ... Read more
A pioneering conference will address the threat of poor quality medicines on a global scale
A pioneering academic conference will bring together, for the first time, people from all over the world dealing with the problem of poor quality medicines and their impact on public health.Learn more
Launch of the Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO)
Born out of the success of the WWARN, IDDO is applying the data sharing principles, processes and expertise developed for malaria to other neglected and emerging infectious diseases.Learn more
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Clinical determinants of early parasitological response to ACTs in African patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria: a literature review and meta-analysis of individual patient data BMC Medicine, 2015; 13(1): 212 Doi: 10.1186/s12916-015-0445-x PMID: 26343145 Read this and moreLearn more
Watch our partners discuss their collaboration with WWARN
WWARN's video library gives an insight into how WWARN and partners are building capacity around the world and supporting the output of high quality dataLearn more
WWARN and IDDO researchers will present alongside our partners at several upcoming conferences, including the ECTMIH 2017 (Antwerp, Belgium) and ASTMH 2017 Annual Meeting (Baltimore, USA). Try to catch us in person if you can, or follow us on Twitter ... Read more
A new study published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases shows that a dominant multidrug-resistant strain of falciparum malaria has spread from Cambodia, through Thailand and into Vietnam. This dangerous strain of malaria poses a serious threat to malaria control and ... Read more
The WWARN Informatics team has made the source code behind their online surveyor tools freely available. The potential use of this tool framework goes beyond geo-visualisation of research data, as the framework can be used by anyone wanting to display ... Read more
WWARN has been shortlisted for a 2017 Times Higher Education (THE) Award in the ‘International Collaboration of the Year’ category. The nomination recognises the results of two research projects that have led to international policy changes to help improve the ... Read more
Seeking to support data management skills development among early- to mid-career malaria researchers, WWARN will host free workshops at major conferences hosted this year by ECTMIH and ASTMH and next year by MIM. Read more
A recently published study credits WWARN for its ‘pioneering’ data sharing achievements which include proving the success of a collaborative data platform as a tool for researchers to conduct individual patient data meta-analyses of malaria clinical studies to inform treatment ... Read more
The workshop, entitled ‘Improving research data to inform better treatment of poverty-related infectious diseases’, will take place in Nairobi, Kenya, from 23 to 26 January 2018, and provide opportunities ...
A group of scientists, physicians, funders, and policy makers from over 70 institutions from over 30 countries have launched an international coalition to respond to COVID-19 in resource-poor settings. ...
An exciting new oppurtinuty has opened up at the KEMRI Wellcome Trust for a Mid-Level Postdoctoral Social Scientist. Location: Kilifi, Kenya Application deadline: 23rd January 2018 Position summary: An ...