Dr John I. Githure
Adviser, Integrated Vector Management, Ministry of Health, Rwanda
Dr John Githure has more than 30 years of experience in research and training in vector-borne diseases. After a long career in research Dr Githure joined RTI International before joining his current appointment at Abt Associates Inc. USA. He has extensive experience in epidemiology and control of vector-borne diseases – in particular, malaria and the leishmaniases – and has undertaken assignments as an expert/advisor and asparticipant in several consultative groups with organizations such as WHO, the European Union and USAID. Dr Guthrie has published more than 175 research articles in peer-reviewed journals.