Building Labs in Shipping Containers

Zambia 2013

By Catherine de Lange

September 11, 2013

Also published at Global Health in Zambia

In Zambia, I visited Barry Kosloff from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who is the lab manager on the ZAMBART project in Lusaka. He’s been working on developing high containment labs which are housed in shipping containers, which are perfect for doing lab studies and tests on infectious diseases in low resource settings.

The LSHTM have used the interview in their latest podcast:

Catherine de Lange reported on health in Zambia as a fellow with the International Reporting Project (IRP).