To increase the number of trained vector management personnel in the Caribbean and Pacific islands.

To develop and implement evaluation activities and projects that lead to the use of recommended practices and the adoption of new vector management technologies.

To increase the number of partnerships among state/local public health agencies, academic institutions, and other stakeholders that are involved in vector control activities.


To be a dedicated resource in the pursuit of freeing US tropical islands from mosquito-borne diseases.


Prevention and control of mosquito-borne diseases in the US tropical islands by educating the workforce, evaluating products and programs, and building partnerships among important stakeholders.

Amarilys Asencio Torres
TITEC Manager

Dr. Grayson Brown
Executive Director PRVCU