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Recently the book Deadly outbreaks - How medical detectives save lives threatened by killer pandemics, exotic viruses, and drug- resistant parasites by Alexandra Levitt has been published. Being an epidemiologist myself, although less involved in acute outbreaks of diseases, I was happy to receive a copy of the book before actual publication in return for a review of the book.
From 6 - 11 October 2013 the 6th MIM Pan-African Malaria Conference "Moving towards malaria elimination: Investing in research and control" was held in Durban. For South Africa the most important issue discussed was certainly the announcement that the country is determined to eliminate local transmission of malaria by 2018.