The third BOVA Network Open Meeting took place on Friday 16th October 2020.
The meeting was chaired by Dr Fiona Shenton, BOVA Network Facilitator.
This meeting included:
An overview of BOVA’s achievements
Final reports from each of our eight pump priming projects
Outline of BOVA’s legacy/future steps
The BOVA (building-out vector-borne diseases) Network is an interdisciplinary network focusing on preventing vector-borne diseases such as malaria, dengue and Zika disease through improving the built environment. Find out more about BOVA by visiting their website.
BOVA Network Third Open Meeting Part 1: Basic Science
(0:00-0:01:08) Introduction Fiona Shenton (0:01:08-0:12:46)-BOVA achievements Steve Lindsay (0:12:46-0:35:17) Computer fluid dynamics modelling of indoor climate in rural sub-Saharan African houses Jakob Knudsen, Daniel Sang-Hoon Lee (0:35:17-0:48.40) Filming the unseen Jeroen Spitzen (0:48.40-1:02:00) Will raised buildings reduce malaria transmission in sub-Saharan Africa and keep homes cool Majo Carrasco-Tenezaca (1:02:00-1:20:58) Panel discussion