The second meeting of the Expert Commission on Malaria was held in Washington immediately following the Fourth Congresses on Tropical Medicine and Malaria, with the following members present.
Dr. Arnoldo Gabaldon, Venezuela. Chairman
Major General Sir Gordon Covell. United Kingdom
Dr. Paul F. Russell. U. S. A.
Med. General Marcel Vaucel. France
Dr. D. K. Viswanathan. India
Secretary: Dr. E. Pampana. WHO
Dr. M. Ciuca of Roumania was unable to attend, while the seat reserved for the member from the U. S. S. R. remained vacant. Co-opted members were: Lt. Col. M. K. Afridi, Pakistan; Dr. J. W. Field, Malaya; and Dr. D. Bagster Wilson, Tanganyika.
Three observers from the Pan American Malaria Commission, Dr. C. A. Alvarado, Argentina; Dr. P. C. A. Antunes, Brazil; and Dr. Luis Vargas, Mexico, attended the meetings. Dr. G. Robert Coatney, Dr. Clay G. Huff, Dr. Fred L. Soper, and Dr. H. H. Stage, all of the U. S. A., served as consultants for particular sections of the report.