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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

Recent community activity

Save the Date - 12 July - Union Webinar on Promoting Quality in the Implementation of Tuberculosis Infection Controls

by Barbara Foot

When: 12 July, 2pm (Paris/CET) Facilitator: Dylan Tierney, MD, MPH, US Speakers: Soura Bhattacharyya, India Matsie Mphahlele, South Africa Background: Hospitals are hotspots for person-to-person transmission of tuberculosis. This problem has not gone unrecognized. Most hospitals have an official document describing standard practices to reduce risk of airborne infection. Implementation, ... read more

Updated: 28 Jun, 2018
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Knight Wolf arrives on the TB horizon to make the world TB-free

by Sandeep Ahuja

Tuberculosis is rampant in Cambodia, causing great devastation and misery. We hope these stories will be an inspiration to us and will make us even stronger to fight this killer disease. ------------------------------------------------------------ Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser (https://mailchi.mp/73efff20682d/knight-wolf-arrives-on-the-tb-horizon-to-make-the-world-tb-free?e=2ba1eafab7) . http://www.opasha.org?utm_source=Dr.+Shelly+Batra%27s+Contacts&utm_campaign=dd9c94f248-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_17_02_57&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9b0305aa35-dd9c94f248-1214799261 https://www.facebook.com/donate/164414840821554/?utm_source=Dr.+Shelly+Batra%27s+Contacts&utm_campaign=dd9c94f248-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_17_02_57&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9b0305aa35-dd9c94f248-1214799261 Follow on Twitter ... read more

Updated: 17 Jun, 2018
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Knight Wolf arrives on the TB horizon to make the world TB-free

by Sandeep Ahuja

Tuberculosis is rampant in Cambodia, causing great devastation and misery. We hope these stories will be an inspiration to us and will make us even stronger to fight this killer disease. ------------------------------------------------------------ Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser (https://mailchi.mp/f658372e4737/knight-wolf-arrives-on-the-tb-horizon-to-make-the-world-tb-free?e=2ba1eafab7) . http://www.opasha.org?utm_source=Dr.+Shelly+Batra%27s+Contacts&utm_campaign=48f65646e5-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_10_07_38&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9b0305aa35-48f65646e5-1214799261 https://www.facebook.com/donate/164414840821554/?utm_source=Dr.+Shelly+Batra%27s+Contacts&utm_campaign=48f65646e5-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_10_07_38&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9b0305aa35-48f65646e5-1214799261 Follow on Twitter ... read more

Updated: 17 Jun, 2018
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New community members

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Jacqueline Huwa

Affiliated Organizations

Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme

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Malawi

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Dr Hafiz Abdul Quddus

Affiliated Organizations

General Hospital

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Pakistan

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Walii Msuya

Affiliated Organizations

Foundation for African Medicine & Education - FAME

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Tanzania, United Republic of