Funding for this research was provided by:
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (OPP1081737)
Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame
Macha Malaria Research Institute (N/A)
Received: 8 July 2019
Accepted: 16 January 2020
First Online: 12 February 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical clearance and study approvals were obtained from the Zambian review ethics board, ERES Converge Institutional Review Board (Ref. No. 2016-Mar-012) and by the Institutional Review Board of the Office of Research Compliance at the University of Notre Dame (Protocol No. 16-02-2925). The study was approved by the National Health Research Authority under the Ministry of Health of Zambia. The study was also orally presented to district and community leaders, specifically, the district medical officers in Luangwa and Nyimba districts and chiefs of villages in these districts. Oral authorization was sought and obtained from the district and community leaders. A single consent form was used for the KAP survey and mosquito collections. Written consent from primary caregivers was sought to conduct the KAP survey and set light traps within homes as well as publish findings. Approval to publish the findings was granted by the National Health Research Authority of Zambia.
: Not applicable to this study.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.