World TB Day Symposium
Venue: John Snow, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Type of event: Symposium
To mark World TB Day 2012, the TB Centre is organising a half-day symposium at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
0900 Welcome and introduction to TB centre, Dave Moore
0920 Biomarkers of protection and of response to therapy, Hazel Dockrell
0950 Karonga Prevention Study: molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis, Judith Glynn
1020 M. tuberculosis genomics, Taane Clark
1050 Coffee break
1120 Can community-wide isoniazid preventive therapy control TB in the South African goldmines? Experience from Thibela TB study, Katherine Fielding
1150 Modelling TB, Richard White
1220 Ethics, policy and social determinants of TB, John Porter
1250 Closing remarks
Admission: Free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.
Contact: Joseph Fitchett
This major workshop considered global priorities and best practice in health systems research, and how the UK can best focus its resources to support research and research uptake. more