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HSHM 437 01 (21855) /HIST435J
The Global Crisis of Malaria
Frank Snowden
T 1.30-3.20 WLH 002
Spring 2014 
No regular final examination
Skills WR
Areas Hu
Permission of instructor required
The global crisis of malaria examined in comparative and historical context. The mosquito theory of transmission and other developments in scientific understanding of the disease; World Health Organization strategies to eradicate malaria since 1955; the development of tools such as insecticides, medication, and bed nets; the attempt to create an effective vaccine.