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Daily slideshow: Thursday 25 October

25 Oct 2018

Dr Paula I Fujiwara, Scientific Director of The Union, launching the ‘Field guide for the management of drug-resistant tuberculosis’, a new technical resource for health workers, during a press conference on multidrug-resistant TB.

Photo credit: The Union/Steve Forrest/Workers’ Photos

Farhang Tahzib speaks on the ethics of immigration and health during the first plenary, ‘Human Rights-based approach to lung health’.

Photo credit: Marcus Rose/The Union

A volunteer on hand to assist delegates in a session at the 49th Union World Conference on Lung Health.

Photo credit: Marcus Rose/The Union

Petra de Haas, Laboratory Consultant, KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, explains a new simple method for diagnosing TB in children using stool samples instead of relying on difficult to collect sputum samples during a press conference.

Photo credit: The Union/Steve Forrest/Workers’ Photos

Trude Arnesen, during session on ‘Tuberculosis in Mirgrants in Europe’ as part of the dedicated Europe region track developed in partnership with The Union’s Europe Region.

Photo credit: Marcus Rose/The Union

Delegates have their photo taken in the Community Space, ‘De Ontmoeting’.

Photo credit: Javier Galeano/The Union

The first-ever nursing symposium side event where nurses from around the world shared practical experience-based solutions to TB care.

Photo credit: The Union/Steve Forrest/Workers’ Photos


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