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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Apurba Shrestha replied

Merry Christmas and Happy New 2019 to all of you guys!!! Hope this new year will bring lots of love to you and your family!! read more

Updated: 22 Dec, 2018
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This discussion group will no longer be active after Dec 10, but there are plans to continue our work on TB transmission control.

Dr Satish Kaipilyawar replied

Thanks so much for moderating this excellent platform, we have gained and exchanged over this platform. Will join a few groups. Thanks for sharing the various options very thoughtful of you. Appreciate this great contribution over years. Good luck to you all. read more

Updated: 08 Dec, 2018
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How to give awareness about TB

Vivek Chandra replied

How about doing a screening with T.B. LAMP. Does the remote location have availability of electrical power read more

Updated: 06 Dec, 2018
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PERU: 19th International Congress HTLV: ‚ÄčImportant Dates and Deadlines

by egh Eduardo Gotuzzo

Dear Colleague, Regarding the 19th International Congress HTLV that will take place in Lima, Peru, on April 24 - 26, 2019, we would like you to know that the information on the submission of Abstracts is available in our website As you know this congress will be an excellent ... read more

Updated: 05 Dec, 2018
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Jacqueline Huwa

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