Gunta Dravniece

Gunta Dravniece, MD
Senior Consultant

Gunta Dravniece is a Senior Tuberculosis Expert bringing several years of clinical experience and programme management skills. Following a successful career in clinical care of tuberculosis (TB) and   multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) in 2010 she joined the KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation providing expertise in MDR-TB program management. For more than 10 years she has also served as a facilitator at the WHO collaborative Center on MDR-TB management in Latvia.

She supports National TB Programs (NTPs) in Eastern Europe, Central Asia and Africa in clinical and programmatic management of MDR-TB. Her main focus is introduction of new drugs and shortened MDR-TB treatment regimens.