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

Recent discussion topics

Surrogate outcomes

By Tom Yates on 07 Feb, 2016 4 Replies

Hello, I'd like to draw people's attention to an important paper just published by Patrick Phillips and colleagues... http://bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12916-016-0565-y The team reanalysed data from the REMoxTB trial, to assess how…

Fwd: FW: paper from STAT published in EID online

By Alaine Umubyeyi Nyaruhirira on 06 Feb, 2016 0 Replies

Dear all, Please see below link to an online publication from the DR STAT group on "Global Progress and Challenges in Implementing New Medications for Treating Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis" http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/22/3/15-1430_article *Alaine…

New TB Drugs: Balancing Regulation with Urgent Patient Needs

By Syed Rizwanuddin Ahmad on 04 Feb, 2016 0 Replies

Dear All, Two new publications* which I thought will be useful to folks in this forum. Best wishes, Rizwan Syed Rizwanuddin Ahmad, MD, MPH, FISPE, FCP Pharmacovigilance Consultant with a Special Interest to Strengthen National Medicines Regulatory…

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Sarah Ramer

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International Mission Board

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Myanmar

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Aneeka Kasmani

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Civil hospital karachi

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Pakistan

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Grace Hollands

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Monash Health

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Australia