Accession Number:

ADA265662

Title:

Research Program in Tropical Infectious Diseases

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Dec 1991-30 Nov 1992

Corporate Author:

HENRY M JACKSON FOUNDATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF MILITARY MEDICINE ROCKVILLE MD

Report Date:

1992-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

Research progressed in fevers of unknown origin, leishmaniasis and mosquito larval ecology. New initiatives included investigations of hepatitis incidence and vaccine trials in the BDF and mosquito surveillance and pesticide screening. Manuscripts on malaria vectors and hepatitis have been accepted for publication. Two USUHS medical students conducted research and obtained clinical experience in Belize. Three Belizean physicians completed USUHS MPH and MTM and H graduate programs. ERC personnel attended three international scientific meetings, received formal training in two courses and presented research data at three medical meetings in Belize.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology
  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE