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TB CARE II uses mobile banking to aid patients and DOT providers in Bangladesh

By: A N M Al Imran, mHealth Specialist, TB CARE II Bangladesh

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TB CARE II Launches Infection Control Demonstration Site in Tajikistan

In April 2014, TB CARE II, in partnership with the Tajikistan Ministry of Health and Social Protection, established the Macheton National TB Hospital in Tajikistan as an infection control demonstration site.  The purpose of this site is to document the magnitude of TB burden caused by poor infection control, establish more effective infection control practices, and to use the site as a training base to build national and regional interest and investment in TB infection control.  In attendance at the launch event were USAID Deputy Chief of Mission Robert Burgess, the Deputy Minister of...Read more


Bangladesh World TB Day 2014 Activities

TB CARE II is working throughout Bangladesh to raise awareness of TB among vulnerable groups, including children, urban and rural populations, and low-income populations.  World TB Day 2014 is a great opportunity to disseminate TB messages that specifically target these groups.  For example, to successfully reach children and their parents TB CARE II decided to go where children congregate in large numbers: the two biggest amusement parks in Dhaka, Shishu Park and Shishu Mela.  When families collect their entry tickets to the parks they will receive tickets that say “If you have any TB...Read more


New Webinar in March on Pediatric TB

The DR-TB Training Network will be hosting a webinar on best practices for sputum collection for diagnosing TB in children. The webinar will be conducted by Dr. Elizabeth Harausz and Dr. Carlos Perez  Velez of the Sentinel Project on Pediatric Drug-Resistant TB. The webinar includes an 18-minute instructional video followed by a Q&A session. It will be held on March 14, 2014 - registration is now open for the webinar.
 
Please visit https://drtbnetwork.org/webinars, to register.
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The TB Design Roster on GHDonline.org

The TB Design Roster is a GHDonline-based tool for identifying TB Infection Control consultants.
 
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