1.9.2012 – 31.8.2016
This website provides infromation on the EU funded innovative research project called COSMIC:
Community-based scheduled screening and treatment of malaria in pregnancy for improved maternal and infant health: a cluster-randomized trial.
The aim of COSMIC is to reduce malaria during pregnancy and the harmful complications that arise from this infection for both mother and child. It is doing this by studying whether community health workers can increase the number of pregnant women screened and treated closer to home.