Monday 9 May, 2011

Welcome Reception

Welcome and Introductions

Dr. Rabindra Abeyasinghe
APMEN Advisory Board Chair and Prior Co‐Chair Project Director, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka

Dr. Lokman Hakim bin Sulaiman
APMEN Co‐Chair and Deputy Director General of Health, Ministry of Health, Malaysia

Sir Richard Feachem
APMEN Co‐Chair and Director, Global Health Group University of California, San Francisco, USA

Datuk Rosnah binti Abd. Rashid Shirlin
Honourable Deputy Minister of Health, Malaysia

Formal Dinner inclusive of a Cultural Show supported by the Tourism Board of Sabah


Tuesday 10 May, 2011


Opening Remarks

Sir Richard Feachem
APMEN Co‐Chair and Director, Global Health Group, University of California, San Francisco, USA

Dr. Rabindra Abeyasinghe
APMEN Advisory Board Chair and Prior Co‐Chair Project Director, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka

Dr. Lokman Hakim bin Sulaiman
APMEN Co‐Chair, Deputy Director General of Health, Ministry of Health, Malaysia

Dr. Aafje Rietveld
Medical Officer, on behalf of Dr. Robert Newman, Director of the Global Malaria Program, World Health Organization

Dr. John Ehrenberg
Director Communicable Diseases, on behalf of Professor Shin Youngsoo, WPRO Regional Director

Dr. Leonard Ortega
Malaria Officer, on behalf of Dr. Samlee Plianbangchang, SEARO Regional Director

Session 1: Overview of Malaria Elimination in Malaysia
Chair: Dr. John Ehrenberg

Presenter: Dr. Christina Rundi [Download presentation]


Session 2: Elimination Profiles
Chair: Dr. Aafje Rietveld

Presenters:
Dr. Nguyen Manh Hung ‐ Vietnam: From Control to Elimination
[Download presentation]
Mr. Kamaludin Mohamad Yassin ‐ Brunei: From Elimination to Prevention of Reintroduction [Download presentation]


Session 3: P. knowlesi and the Elimination Agenda

Chair: Dr. Mario Baquilod

Presenters:
Professor Balbir Singh [Download presentation]
Dr. Indra Vythilingam [Download presentation]
Dr. Moh Seng Chang [Download presentation]

Session 4: Cross Border and Regional Collaborations
Chair: Dr. Roly Gosling

Presenters:
Dr. Thinley Yangzom ‐ Bhutan/India [Download presentation]
Professor Linhua Tang ‐ China/Myanmar [Download presentation]
Dr. Wichai Satimai ‐ Thailand/Cambodia [Download presentation]
Dr. Charles Delacollette ‐ Mekong Malaria Program [Download presentation]


Session 5: APMEN Business Meeting
Chair: Dr. Leonard Ortega

Presenters:
Dr. Rob Condon [Download presentation]
Professor Maxine Whittaker [Download presentation]
Dr. Michelle Hsiang [Download presentation]


Session 6: Breakout Sessions
Breakout Sessions Overview: Arna Chancellor and Cara Smith Gueye [Download presentation]

Breakout Sessions:
Advocacy and Resourcing for the network, Chair Dr. George Taleo
Capacity Building, Chair Dr. Gawrie Galappaththy
Cross Border and Regional Collaboration, Chair Dr. Wichai Satimai
Emerging themes, Chair Professor. Gao Qi

Session 7: New Drugs and Vaccines for Vivax Elimination
Chair: Dr. Rabindra Abeyasinghe

Presenters:
Dr. Ian Bathurst – MMV [Download presentation]
Dr. Joerg‐Peter Kleim ‐ GSK [Download presentation]



Wednesday 11 May, 2011


Session 8: Breakout Session Report‐Back
Chair: Dr. Albino Bobogare

Dr. George Taleo - Advocacy and Resourcing for the Network [Download presentation]
Dr. Gawrie Galappaththy - Capacity Building [Download presentation]
Dr. Wichai Satimai - Cross Border and Regional Collaboration [Download presentation]
Professor Gao Qi - Emerging Themes [Download presentation]


Session 9: Surveillance and the Role of Geo Referenced Data for Malaria Elimination
Chair: Professor Gao Qi

Presenters:
Dr. Albino Bobogare and Dr. George Taleo - Vector Surveillance in the Pacific Islands [Download presentation]
Dr. Mario Baquilod - Parasite Surveillance in the Philippines [Download presentation]
Dr. Catherine Moyes and Rosalind Howes - APMEN Atlas and G6PD deficiency map [Download presentation]

Session 10: Working Group Updates
Chair: Professor Won‐Ja Lee
Vector Control Working Group (VcWG)
Presenter: Dr. Kevin Palmer [Download presentation]


Chair: Dr. George Taleo
Vivax Working Group (VxWG)
Presenter: Dr. Ric Price [Download presentation]


Session 11: APMEN Study Tour
Chairs: Dr. Moh Seng Chang and Dr. Jenarun Jelip
[Download presentation]



Thursday 12 May, 2011


Session 12: Global Fund Q&A (Questions and Answers)
Chair: Dr. Rabindra Abeyasinghe

Presenter: Sandii Lwin


Session 13: APMEN Fellowship Program Panel

Chair: Dr. Cecil Hugo

Presenters: APMEN 2010 Fellows and Mentors
Dr Jun Cao (APMEN Fellow) [Download presentation], Prof. Gao Qi (NMCP), Dr. Chris Drakeley (Host mentor)
Mr Pema Samdrup
(APMEN Fellow) [Download presentation], Dr. Thinley Yangzom (NMCP)
Ms Tshering Dema (APMEN Fellow) [Download presentation], Dr. Thinley Yangzom (NMCP), Dr. Rita Kusriastuti (Host mentor)
Ms Ervi Salwati (APMEN Fellow) [Download presentation], Dr. Rita Kusriastuti (NMCP), Prof. Dennis Shanks, on behalf of Dr. Qin Cheng (Host mentor)
Ms Majhalia Torno
(APMEN Fellow) [Download presentation], Dr. Mario Baquilod (NMCP)


Session 14: Priorities for APMEN 2011 Work plan and 2012 meeting
Chair: Professor Dennis Shanks

Presenters: Professor Maxine Whittaker and Dr. Michelle Hsiang [Download presentation]


Session 15: Strategic Direction / Conclusions
Presenters:
Dr. John Ehrenberg
Dr. Leonard Ortega
Dr. Lokman Hakim bin Sulaiman
Professor Won‐Ja Lee
Sir Richard Feachem