The Regional Network for Research, Surveillance and Control for Asian Schistosomiasis (RNAS) was established in 1998 with the aim to strengthen the communication, cooperation and coordination among scientists and control authorities concerned with schistosomiasis japonica at the regional level, including 5 member countries in Asia, namely Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Philippines.
More specifically the major objectives of RNAS have been to:
- Coordinate and secure support for research on surveillance and control of schistosomiasis transmission in humans and animals;
- Disseminate information about ongoing research and training activities;
- Develop standardized protocols for infection and disease surveillance;
Proceedings of the 12th Meeting of the Regional Network on Asian Schistosomiasis and other Helminth Zoonoses2013-10-14 00:00Attachment is the Proceedings of the 12th Meeting of the Regional Network on Asian Schistosomiasis and other Helminth Zoonoses. Click for Download
2013-08-01 00:00Attachment is the Agenda of the 13th Meeting of RNAS. Click for Download
The 13th Annual Workshop of the Regional Network on Asian Schistosomiasis and Other Helminth Zoonosis (RNAS+) Khon Kaen, Thailand, 24-26 October 20132013-08-01 00:00Traditionally, the Annual Workshop of the Regional Network on Asian Schistosomiasis and Other Helminth Zoonosis (RNAS+) focusses on the current challenges and research priorities in the field of schistosomiasis and other helminth zoonoses in the region. Since its birth in 1998, RNAS+ has served as a major local and international platform...
2012-10-09 00:00Attachment is the Proceedings of the 11th Meeting of RNAS. Click for Download
2011-10-27 00:00Dear Colleagues, The struggle to get the upper hand in the fight against tropical diseases and parasitism continues. With the theme “Fight Against Tropical Diseases and Parasitism: Triumphs and Shortfalls,” the Fifth ASEAN Congress of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology looks back at the last few years and...