2015 - 2023

Please view the prior year Sponsored Symposia speakers and agenda below. These Sponsored Symposia were held in conjuction with the Annual Meeting. All in-person Annual Meeting attendees have access to the Sponsored Symposia. (2020 and 2021 were held virtually, so all attendees had access).  These sessions add value to the Annual Meeting attendee experience.


Climate Change and Malaria Elimination: Perspectives from the Ground
Sponsored by: Global Institute for Disease Elimination (GLIDE), Malaria No More, Asia Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance

Achieving Global Malaria Targets Relies on Quality Health Services: Lessons Learned and Results from PMI’s Support for Quality Improvement of Healthcare Services for Malaria
Sponsored by: U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI) Impact Malaria Project, PMI     

Chikungunya Virus: A Growing Preventable Risk to Travelers in a Warming Planet
Sponsored by: Medscape

PfHRP2/3 Deletion: A Call to Action
Sponsored by: Abbott

The Role of Antivirals for Prevention and Treatment of Dengue 
Sponsored by: Johnson & Johnson

Arboviral Diseases: An Emerging and Re-Emerging Public Health Threat
Sponsored by: Valneva

"Shot in the Arm" Film and Discussion 
 Sponsored by: Bayer US Crop Science 


Observational study to evaluate the value added for High sensitive RDT (HS-RDTs) and ease of use for Smartphone Reporting in Uganda
Sponsored by Abbott

Food for Thought: "Food Evolution" - Narrated by Neil DeGrasse Tyson, featuring Bill Nye, Mark Lynas & Michael Pollan
Sponsored by: Bayer US Crop Science

Re-starting Malaria R&D in the Face of COVID-19 
Sponsored by: The RBM Partnership to End Malaria, the European Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership and Medicines for Malaria Venture


Gender Dimensions in the Prevention and Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases

Sponsored by: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), TDR, The Special Programme for Research and Training in Medicine, and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Response to Healthcare Challenges in Africa: Looking for Solutions to Reduce the Impact of High Burden Diseases
Sponsored by: Novartis Social Business

TDR: Strengthening Implementation Research capacity to Acelerate Universal Health Coverage
Sponsored by: TDR, The Special Programme for Research and Training in Medicine


From R&D to Access for Sleeping Sickness Elimination: Innovative Public-Private Partnerships for New Tools

Sponsored by: Sanofi and DNDi


Applying Experience from the Management of Infectious Diseases to Address the Rise of Chronic Illness in the Developing World
Sponsored by: Novartis Social Business

Malaria. Faster and More Accurate Diagnosis is Vital in the Fight for Eradication
Sponsored by: Meridian Bioscience, Inc.

Dihyroartemisinin/Piperaquine and the Latest Achievement in Uncomplicated Malaria Treatment

Sponsored by: Sigma Tau/Pierre Fabre

Research for an Unexpected Epidemic: The E.U. Response against Ebola
Sponsored by: The European Commission's Directorate-General for Research and Innovation and the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp on behalf of the Ebola-Tx Consortium