About Us

Learn more about Fight Malaria.

Distilling the science of malaria

We assimilate malaria research and communicate key findings in podcast form. Along the way, we interview scientists and decision-makers from around the world.

Fight Malaria is independent and pro bono, aiming to improve public understanding of the disease.

It was created in 2017 by Thomas Locke, a student in the UK.

On location at Durham University

Distilling the science of malaria

We assimilate malaria research and communicate key findings in podcast form. Along the way, we interview scientists and decision-makers from around the world.

Fight Malaria is independent and pro bono, aiming to improve public understanding of the disease.

It was created in 2017 by Thomas Locke, a student in the UK.

On location at Durham University

Offering

What we do.

Malaria Minute

The Malaria Minute podcast brings you global malaria news in sixty seconds. Updated weekly.

Five Minutes

The Five Minutes podcast interviews key stakeholders in the fight against malaria.

Hot Topics

In Hot Topics, we explore pertinent issues concerning the modern-day fight against malaria.

Malaria Quiz

Our quiz offers users the chance to test their understanding of malaria biology and epidemiology.

The Team

The people behind Fight Malaria.

Thomas Locke

Editor

Thomas is a student in the UK with an interest in global public health. He founded Fight Malaria in 2017 and is responsible for content creation and web development.

Dr Katharine Collins

Scientific Advisor

Katharine is a postdoctoral research fellow at Radboud University Medical Centre, specialising in malaria transmission and the development and evaluation of malaria vaccines.

Ingeborg van Schayk

Distribution Partner

Ingeborg is a malaria communications scientist and the Editor of MalariaWorld, a scientific network of more than 10,000 malaria professionals from 140 countries. Malaria Minute is shared with its members.

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