International Training Course on Management of Malaria

WHO Collaborating Centre for Clinical Management of Malaria
Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand
in collaboration with Mekong Malaria Programme


Entry Requirements

Level of Responsibility:
Medical officers or other related fields who are presently, or will be in future, responsible for malaria management.

Educational Background:
Medical doctor or health care personnel from an approved university/institution with experience in clinical treatment or diseases control.

Language Proficiency:
The course will be conducted entirely in English, and therefore a good command of written and spoken English is essential.

Computer Literacy:
Ability to use word processing and other software applications.

It is essential that the participants are in good health.

Admission Procedure

Eligible candidates are invited to apply using standard WHO fellowship forms available from the respective WHO country offices.  Applications need to be endorsed by the national ministries of health and sent to the WHO regional office of South East Asia through the WHO country office. The candidates selected for the course will be communicated by WHO and it will be the responsibility of the candidates to prepare themselves appropriately, and in time, including obtaining visas as necessary and vaccinations.

Fellowship from other funding agencies should apply directly to the Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand and all management will be made between the faculty and the agencies.