Onchocerciasis

Monitoring and Supervising the Annual Mass Drug Administration for Neglected Tropical Diseases in Ethiopia using a Rapid Coverage Survey Tool: A Case Study

25 Jun 2018

Annual Mass Drug Administration (MDA) is one of the strategies used to combat Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) such as trachoma, onchocerciasis, lymphatic filariasis, schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH).

In Step Towards 2020

15 Dec 2017

Newly Released Scorecard Marks Progress in the Fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases 

Small Grants, Big Impact: Audio Interview with John Amuasi, ARNTD Executive Director

29 Nov 2017

In this interview, John Amuasi, MBChB, MPH, MS, PhD discusses the impetus and hopes for the African Researchers' Small Grants Program.

Small Grants, Big Impact: Dr. Regina Ejemot-Nwadiaro, Cross River State, Nigeria

25 Oct 2017

In May 2017,  ARNTD, USAID, and COR-NTD announced the first-ever grantees of the African Researchers' Small Grants

Collaboration Drives Efforts To End Neglected Tropical Diseases

24 Apr 2017

In our lifetime, these diseases that have been plagues of humankind since antiquity can become but a memory.

Motivating Community Drug Distributors in the fight against NTDs

16 Dec 2016

“There’s many a slip ‘twixt the cup and the lip,” an old proverb says. For the large-scale mass drug administration campaigns delivering pills to prevent or treat neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), this is both literally and figuratively the case.

Keynote: Relieving Human Suffering through Partnership and Perseverance

10 Nov 2016

Remarks by Jimmy Carter, originally published by The Carter Center. Photos by Michael Schwarz.

Panel - Translating Operational Research into Program Implementation

31 Oct 2016

This entry describes a panel discussion to take place at the annual meeting of the Coalition for Operational Research on Neglected Tropical Diseases (COR-NTD).

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