In this community, professionals share information regarding the clinical, programmatic and community-oriented aspects of early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). Members also use this forum to promote universal access to quality care for MDR-TB.
Thanks for the information Masoud. I hope the participants will also remember about other parts of the world especially Sub Saharan Africa where there is a lot of TB and HIV co inflections. Thanks. Best regards , Didymus read more
FYI-- ---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 Subject: FAQs on shorter MDR-TB regimen To: GLI_TB@listserv.who.int FYI, the WHO Global TB Programme has released FAQs (frequently asked questions) about the implementation of the new recommendation on the use of the shorter MDR-TB regimen. The FAQs are attached, and ... read more
Sara Siddiqui, BDS is a TB Program Manager at the Indus Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. In this role she works on projects including TB Reach 3 and 4, and the DR-TB Contact Screening and Infection Treatment, a collaboration with the Harvard Medical School. Prior to joining Indus Hospital, she was the Manager for NGO Schools Program and Dental Health Program at Naya Jeevan, a micro-health insurance firm providing health coverage for the urban-poor in Pakistan. Dr. Siddiqui received her dental degree from Altamash Institute of Dental Medicine and a Masters in Health and Hospital Management from Institute of Business Management.Affiliated Organizations
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