July 23, 2020 (Wakefield, Mass.)—Odyssey, as a subcontractor to Parsons, was recently awarded the malaria biologics contract at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR). Odyssey scientific staff will help support efforts to perform malaria research. Malaria is a worldwide problem. Those at the highest risk include malaria-naïve travelers, including U.S. troops. This contract is part of the bigger Malaria Initiative (PMI), a collaborative U.S. Government effort led by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).