Neglected tropical diseases

Professor Malika Kachani

Malika KACHANI is professor of Parasitology at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, California.

Her work focuses on zoonoses and Veterinary Public Health. She has worked on projects to control cystic echinococosis in Morocco and in Peru and on zoonotic diseases with the Food and Agriculture Organizations.

A strong advocate of the One Health concept, Prof. Kachani has designed academic programs demonstrating the importance of One Health to zoonotic disease control in many countries.