Malaria

Current MPAC members


Professor Gao Qi

Professor Gao Qi (MD/PHD) has been chair of the DDT Expert Group of the Stockholm Convention at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and co-chair of the Surveillance and Response Working Group of the Asia Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN). He has served on the Global Fund Technical Review Panel for malaria and on the Steering Committee for the WHO Global Technical Strategy on Malaria 2016–2030.

Professor Gao Qi is also a member of the National Expert Committee on Disease Control and a member of the National Public Health Criterion Committee on Parasitic Diseases, both with the Ministry of Health of the Republic of China, as well as Senior Professor at the Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases and Professor at Suzhou University.

Professor Gao Qi was Director of the Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases and Director of the National Key Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases of the Ministry of Health of China from 2005 to 2013. He has worked on both malaria research and field control since 1983, and has wide experience on malaria control and elimination at sub-national, national and international levels.

Last updated: 17 February 2016