Pub. date: 2008 | Online Pub. Date: April 21, 2008 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412963855 | Print ISBN: 9781412941860 | Online ISBN: 9781412963855| Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales & Carlos Franco-Paredes
In its more exact definition, a malariologist is a health-science worker dedicated to the study and understanding of malaria and its interacting factors in an integral form. These professionals could be physicians, biologists, pharmaceuticals, laboratorists, nurses, public health bachelors or technicians, sociologists, engineers, environmentalists, and geographers, among others, with significant training and experience, working against malaria, particularly in public health control programs. Charles ...