To improve and disseminate best practices for TB infection control, members draw on a diversity of backgrounds, including engineering, architecture, administration and medicine. Experts answer questions and practitioners share strategies for effective TB infection control.

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Paul A. Jensen, PhD, PE, CIH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
Edward Nardell, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity; Harvard Medical School; Harvard School of Public Health; Partners In Health - PIH
Grigory Volchenkov, MD
Vladimir Oblast Tuberculosis Dispensary

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Creatistics Inc: Analytic Consultation

By nohemie mawaka on 24 Nov, 2015 1 Reply

My name is Nohémie Mawaka, I am a final year Masters of Public Health student in the Global Health concentration at the University of Simon Fraser in Vancouver, Canada. With the executive collaboration of various colleagues in Canada, Congo (DRC) and South…

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…

Respirator fit testing

By Asfaw Ayalew on 23 Nov, 2015 9 Replies

How frequently should particulate respirator users be fit tested-for those "regular users"? For example,if they are to be re-supplied with 2 respirators per week,do they need the whole procedure each time?

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sushil baral

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National Academy of Medical Sciences

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Chinyere Alu

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Department of Health

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Segundo Leon

Researcher in Global Health with emphasis in infectious diseases and vulnerable populations. Holding a Master in Tropical Diseases and a Doctorate in Health Sciences.

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Socios En Salud - Partners In Health

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