PATH Program


We envision a world where country leaders and their partners have the tools, evidence, financial capacity, human resources, and political will to control, eliminate, and eventually eradicate malaria.

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What we do

We focus on developing, introducing, and evaluating new tools and approaches; optimizing the delivery of current tools and approaches; improving data use through enhanced measurement tools, metrics, and information systems; and strengthening endemic country expertise to create sustainable systems.

Technical capabilities

Malaria vaccine development & introduction

Vector control


Market access to existing & new tools

Research & evaluation

Surveillance & digital platforms

Routine data collection & reporting, data quality assessments, data use training & integration

Data-driven analytics & mathematical modeling

Policy formulation & operational planning

Management, leadership & capacity strengthening at all levels of the health system

Community case management & workforce training

Where we work

We have active malaria projects in more than 40 countries across 3 continents:

Africa: Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, The Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Asia-Pacific: Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Americas: Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, and Peru.

PATH Malaria Events

Upcoming webinar

What’s next with malaria vaccines? Opportunities and challenges for the next 5 years

Thursday, March 23
7:00am PT | 10:00am ET | 2:00pm GMT | 4pm CAT | 9:00pm ICT

The first malaria vaccine to be recommended and prequalified by WHO is moving into broader implementation, while a leading malaria vaccine candidate is in Phase 3 evaluation. Other immunization approaches, including monoclonal antibodies and mRNA vaccines, are in development. This webinar will explore key challenges to vaccine development and access—financial, scientific, and delivery—with perspectives offered by experts in their respective fields.

The webinar will be moderated by John Bawa, Africa Team Lead, Vaccine Implementation at PATH and will feature the following speakers: Ashley Birkett, PhD, Global Head of Malaria Vaccines & Biologics at PATH, Hema Srinivasan, Chief Access Officer at MedAccess, and Jane Grant, MSc, Research Assistant at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

There will be a Q&A session at the end of the webinar. The webinar will be recorded and available to those who register.

Recordings from our past webinars are available here.

Register here

Portfolio Leadership

  1. Ashley Birkett

    Global Head, Malaria Vaccines and Biologics, Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access

  2. Gonzalo Domingo

    Scientific Director and Lead of Malaria Diagnostics

  3. Ray Cummings

    Director, Market Dynamics

  4. Taruni Khurana

    Deputy Director, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

  5. Carla Botting

    Deputy Director, Malaria Vaccines and Biologics, Center for Vaccine Innovation and Access

  6. Ed Hedvall

    Program Director of Management and Administration, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

  7. Ayano Ogawa

    Director of Policy and External Engagement, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

Project Leadership

  1. Adam Bennett

    Senior Scientific Advisor, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

  2. Hana Bilak

    Project Director, Malaria Emergency Operations Centers

  3. Sarah Burnett

    Project Director, VectorLink

  4. Yakou Dieye

    West Africa Malaria Regional Director, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

  5. Mandy Dube

    Project Director, Zambia Digital Community Health

  6. Kim Lindblade

    Technical Director, PMI Insights

  7. Megan Littrell

    Project Director, PMI Insights and ATSB

  8. John Miller

    Project Director, MACEPA

  9. Caroline Phiri-Chibawe

    Chief of Party, PAMO Plus

  10. Arantxa Roca Feltrer

    Regional Malaria Director, MACEPA

  11. Hannah Slater

    Research Scientist, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases

  12. Joe Wagman

    Project Director, New Nets

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