Other scientific studies released at today’s official MDR-TB press conference at the 49th Union World Conference on Lung Health includes data from multiple countries showing impact of innovative MDR-TB treatment effort with Bedaquiline curing hundreds of cases of MDR-TB in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
New studies demonstrate drastic reductions in the length of time patients need to stay on preventative tuberculosis (TB) therapy
The conference theme Declaring Our Rights: Social and Political Solutions highlights the essential need for a human rights approach and greater political commitment to eradicate TB and reduce the global threats of tobacco use, air pollution and other lung diseases.
Tuberculosis at the crossroads: Human rights and TB science under the spotlight at the 49th Union World Conference on Lung Health to be held in The Hague
The Hague, The Netherlands, will join cities across the globe emblazoning its landmarks in red to mark World TB Day on 24 March and to shine a light on the city as the host for the 49th Union World Conference on Lung Health in October.
The 49th Union World Conference on Lung Health will focus on human rights when it comes to The
Hague, The Netherlands, 24-27 October 2018.