Episode 218 - Helen Pates Jamet

In this episode of Talk Nerdy, Cara speaks with Dr. Helen Pates Jamet, a medical entomologist who specializes in malaria prevention, research, and vector control product development. She works as the Global Head of Research and Market Access for Vestergaard, the world's largest producer of long-lasting insecticidal bed nets. They talk about the global impact of malaria, a devastating disease that infects over 200 million people and causes nearly half a million deaths annually. Helen shares the incredible work she and others like her are doing to reduce transmission. Follow Helen's work: @vestergaard.

This episode of Talk Nerdy is sponsored by the United States Army ROTC. To learn more, visit goarmy.com/podcast.

Cara Santa Maria