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

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GHDonline becoming static as of 10 December 2018

Masoud Dara, MD replied

Dear Donald and colleagues, I share your concerns, and would be glad to team up and find alternatives. read more

Updated: 16 Nov, 2018
Replies: 11

MSF: HIV, TB treatment at risk as countries shift from Global Fund-supported procurement

by Sharonann Lynch

MSF PRESS RELEASE Hundreds of thousands of people’s treatment at risk as countries ‘transition’ from Global Fund support MSF calls on Global Fund Board to make urgent changes to prevent drug stock-outs and quality issues Geneva, 13 November 2018—On the eve of the Board meeting of the Global Fund to ... read more

Updated: 13 Nov, 2018
Replies: 0

TB Conferences: We Must Do Better

Madhukar Pai replied

Hi All, Please see this story on how visa refusals affected the Women Leaders in Global Health conference held at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine this week: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/refusing-academic-visas-is-threat-to-uk-s-reputation-say-scientists-8bmk6rlkz Clipping is also attached. LSHTM is now thinking of hosting global health conferences outside of UK. Madhu read more

Updated: 08 Nov, 2018
Replies: 21

Job Opportunity: TB Team Leader and Project Officer - Daru, PNG

by Khai Lin Huang

Dear Colleagues, Applications are now open for the positions of Project Officer and Team Leader to join the RID-TB team in Daru. For full details including how to apply, please go to the links below: Team Leader – RID-TB Project (https://burnet.applynow.net.au/jobs/BI201820210-team-leader-rid-tb-project) Project Officer – Health Information Systems (https://burnet.applynow.net.au/jobs/BI201820209-project-officer-health-information-systems-rid-tb-project) Applications for ... read more

Updated: 08 Nov, 2018
Replies: 0

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Jacqueline Huwa

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Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme

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Malawi

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Musa mwansa

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Ministry of Health, Zambia

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Zambia

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Dr Hafiz Abdul Quddus

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General Hospital

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Pakistan