Opening Exhibition Malaria in Context

The Wits Faculty of Health Sciences invites you to the opening of the Malaria in Context exhibition by Yvonne Chaka Chaka, President, Princess of Africa Foundation; UNICEF and Roll Back Malaria Goodwill Ambassador, United National Development Programme – Millennium Development Goals (MDG), Envoy for Africa United Against Malaria (UAM) Champion.

The exhibition covers the history, causes, geographical range, diagnosis, treatment, control and effect of malaria, particularly in Africa. It has been prepared by staff of the Faculty of Health Sciences and National Institute for Communicable Diseases (of the NHLS) and sponsored by Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders, South Africa.

Date: 26 July 2011

Time: 17:00 for 17:30

Venue: Adler Museum of Medicine, Medical School, 7 York Road, Parktown

The exhibition will be open to the public from 10:00 to 16:00 on weekdays. Worksheets are available and special tours of the exhibition for schools can be arranged.

Please contact the museum at or (011) 717-2067.

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