Historic Malaria Vaccine Breakthrough

Africa Renewal Podcast

Mar 2 2022 • 22 mins


Last year, the WHO recommended the widespread use of the malaria vaccine among children. In this episode, Dr. Bernhard Ogutu, a scientist who worked on the game-changing vaccine, talks about the years of research and technological advances that made it possible.

Dr. Bernhard Ogutu (Kenya) is the Chief Research Officer at the Kenya Medical Research Institute and the founding President of the East African Chapter of the Association of the Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP).