Committee to Review Long-Term Health Effects of Antimalarial Drugs Meeting 2: Public Session
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee to Review Long-Term Effects of Antimalarial Drugs will be having a public session as part of its information gathering activities. The public session will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM ET, at the National Academies' Keck Building (500 Fifth Street, NW) in Washington, DC.
This session will feature invited presentations from agencies and topical experts including:
- Policies regarding the use of antimalarials in the Peace Corps and the Department of State.
- Neurotoxic mechanisms of antimalarial drugs, in particular mefloquine.
The session will be accessible to the public via a dial-in connection with a web-based platform that will enable projected material to be seen, and in-person attendance (seating is limited). Please register through our Eventbrite page to attend either in-person or remotely. If you plan to attend the public session online, please also register here.
More information about the study can be found here.
Previous Meetings for this Activity
January 28, 2019 (1:00 PM Eastern)
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