Malaria

Malaria

An anonymous donor gave John Hopkins University Medical Centers $100 million to establish an institute for developing better treatments and a vaccine for malaria, a disease that kills more than a million people each year. A panel explains...

An anonymous donor gave John Hopkins University Medical Centers $100 million to establish an institute for developing better treatments and a vaccine for malaria, a disease that kills more than a million people each year. A panel explains what's behind this initiative and the problems the researchers will face.

Guests

Diane Griffin

chair of microbiology and immunology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Don Roberts

professor of tropical public health at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Regina Rabinovich

Gates Foundation

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