Date: Thursday 13 October 2022
Time: 14:00 to 17:00 CEST
The objectives of the course are to provide updates on the development, adaptation and implementation of the WHO evidence-based recommendations on prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and care of tuberculosis.
After attending this workshop participants will be able to:
- understand and keep up-to-date with the WHO evidenced-based recommendations in various aspects of TB management, including prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and care;
- be updated with the innovations in implementation of the End TB strategy; and
- have chance to discuss and understand various aspects on the adoption and implementation of the recommendations at the national level and in routine practice on clinical and programmatic management of TB.
Session sponsor: World Health Organization, Global Tuberculosis Programme
Chairs: Matteo Zignol, WHO and Norbert Ndjeka TB Control & Management, National Department of Health South Africa
Coordinators: Fuad Mirzayev, WHO and Linh Nguyen, WHO
Target audience: Health professionals, physicians, nurses, TB programme managers, policy-makers, donors, academia, civil society, NGOs, international technical partners