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.

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Masoud Dara, MD
WHO Europe - EURO
Christopher Gilpin, PhD, MPH
World Health Organization - WHO
Dylan Tierney
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity

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WHO implementation plan for the introduction of bedaquiline at country level

By Masoud Dara, MD on 26 Nov, 2015 0 Replies

Dear colleagues, WHO has just launched a planning guide/implementation plan for the introduction of bedaquiline for the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis at country level. The implementation plan includes the following series of five logical…

Invitation to Treatment Action Group’s Symposium on Friday, December 4, 6 p.m. (18h00) in Cape Town

By Erica Lessem on 25 Nov, 2015 1 Recommendation 3 Replies

[image: Symposium e blast_FINAL-1] * Please join us for our upcoming symposium:* *Scale Up to Get Down to Zero TB Deaths, New Infections, and Suffering* Friday, December 4, 2015 18h00 – 20h30 *Southern Sun The Cullinan**, Protea 1 & 2* *1 Cullinan Street…

FIND is recruiting: Senior Scientific Officer - Clinical Trial Coordinator

By Claudia Denkinger on 23 Nov, 2015 0 Replies

Overall objective: FIND’s vision is a world where diagnosis guides the way to health for all people. The FIND team is devoted to driving the development, clinical trialling, and early implementation of innovative diagnostic solutions that can have a high…

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Andrew Mwale

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University of Nairobi

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Kaila Mintz

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AIDS-Free World

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Ranali Mendoza

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Philippine General Hospital

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