TSRU Meeting 2016

The 41st meeting of the Tuberculosis Surveillance and Research Unit (TSRU 2016) will be held from Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 April in London, United Kingdom.

All sessions will be streamed live.  Links will become live at the start of each session.

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TSRUTSRU is a more than 40 year old research community, composed of national TB programs, TB research institutes and universities.
The main objective of the TSRU is to host a forum to discuss tuberculosis (TB) epidemiology relevant to TB control and surveillance. Planned, ongoing or finalized research projects in various countries are presented in an annual meeting.
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation hosts the secretariat of the TSRU. Prof. dr. Frank Cobelens is the TSRU convenor. Dr. Richard White is chair of the Scientific Committee for the 41st TSRU meeting and Dr. Edine Tiemersma is responsible for the secretariat.
The main activity of the TSRU is an annual 2½ day conference.
Information about the history of the TSRU is provided in the article written in 1998 by Annik Rouillon: The International Tuberculosis Surveillance Research Unit: the first 30 years.

Registration: Please register online before 7 March 2016.


Hotel information: you can look on Agoda.com or booking.com for hotels in the Bloomsbury and Soho area.

Also enclosed some links with hotels: near LSHTM Keppel Street (hotel information from LSHTM), or closer to the Tavistock building or accommodation in the wider London area

NOTE: the website will be updated with new/revised information frequently.

MEETING DETAILS 41st Tuberculosis, Surveillance and Research Unit meeting (TSRU2016)

Flyer TSRU2015
Hotel information LSHTM or Accomodation in the wider London area
Venue information
Guidelines to submit a TSRU abstract
Grant application
Final program TSRU 2016
TSRU information sheet


Please send the abstracts and grant applications to TSRU@kncvtbc.org