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Blog Contributor Leah Kellgren

Leah Kellgren was formerly an associate with Chemonics’ Global Health Division.

by Leah Kellgren


We Have the Tools to Reach “Zero Malaria” in Pregnancy

Malaria is a silent killer and a health risk for many around the world. It causes about half a million deaths each year, with over 90 percent of those occurring in sub-Saharan Africa alone. As the third most common cause of death in women of reproductive age in Africa, malaria poses increased risk for pregnant…