Scientific research is a field that demands numerous qualities and perseverance, even for those with great passion. Professor Albert P. Pisano, Co-chair of the VinFuture Prize Pre-Screening Committee and Dean of the Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California, San Diego, USA, stated, 'Eliminate your fear of being a woman; it will be a powerful inner strength that makes a difference in scientific research organizations,' encouraging female professionals to persist on the path of scientific research.
To obtain the latest information regarding the malaria situation in Central Vietnam and identify obstacles and complexities in malaria control and elimination efforts, a joint mission to Gia Lai province was undertaken on May 08-09, 2023. This collaborative site visit involved the Institute of Malariology, Parasitology, and Entomology Quy Nhon (IMPE-QN) and the World Health Organization (WHO) Representative's Office in Thailand, Switzerland, and Viet Nam.
In order to evaluate the results of malaria control in the past time and orient the plan for future malaria elimination efforts, on December 20, 2022, Institute of Malariology, Parasitology, and Entomology Quy Nhon (IMPE-QN) held the conference to review malaria control and elimination in Central Vietnam 2022 in Hue city, Thua Thien Hue province.
The Institute of Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology Quy Nhon (IMPE-QN) has hosted a delegation from Binh Dinh Provincial Union of Science and Technology Associations (PUSTA) and Binh Dinh Provincial Department of Science and Technology (PDST) on 09th March 2022. The visit was an initial step in the forthcoming plan for research cooperation in accordance with the provincial policy on promotion of science and technology proliferation in the period of 2020-2025.
Faced with the extremely complicated development of acute respiratory infections Covid-19 caused by the new strain Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2), in the past few days, the world and Vietnam have recognized more many new cases and deaths. Up to now, the province of Binh Dinh has not found any cases positive for SARS-CoV-2.