45th Union World Conference on Lung Health (2014)

KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation at the 45th Union World Conference on Lung Health

At the 45th Union World Conference on Lung Health 2014 (28 October – 1 November 2014) in Barcelona, KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation organized and/or participated in numerous meetings, workshops and symposia and poster presentations.

A schedule of events in which KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation was involved can be downloaded here.

Poster Presentations:

Community involvement in raising awareness about tuberculosis among Somalian population

Lessons learned from TB patients’ evaluation program performance in Kazakhstan

Effectiveness of introducing of Xpert MTB/RIF for individuals at risk for TB and MDR TB in Kazakhstan

Capacity building on PMDT for Eastern Africa Countries_ Center of excellence on PMDT in Rwanda

Evaluation of routine contact investigation in Ethopia: a missed opportunity in preventing chilhood TB

Compliance to National TB guidelines on diagnosis, treatment & reporting by medical doctors in Namibian private health sector

A cross-sectional study of factors associated with tuberculosis diagnostic delay for smear microscopy in Namibia

Nigeria Innovative approaches for increased case finding: the role of house to house screeing in TB case finding

Training and Support improve TB referral of youth by teachers North Western Nigeria

Tuberculosis control in security challenged States of north-east Nigeria

Decentralization of Programmatic Management of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis (PMDT) Services in Nigeria: Lessons learnt

TB case finding in the prison: using health system strengthening approach (Nigeria)

To access the Conference’s full programme of events, please see here.

KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation shared an information booth with TB CARE I, which was funded by USAID and was the predecessor of Challenge TB.