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GREAT BRITAIN: London School of Tropical Medicine: World TB Day Symposium




 

Edinburgh Infectious Diseases (03.05.13) Aids Weekly Plus

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine’s TB Centre will host a 1-day symposium entitled “Global Epidemic, Local Solutions” on Friday, March 22, in observance of World TB Day. The symposium will be held at the Henry Wellcome Auditorium, Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE. Keynote speakers will be Professor Tony Harries of The Union, who will lecture on “Diabetes Mellitus and Tuberculosis: Interactions and Challenges for Care”; and Professor Philip Butcher of Saint Georges’ University, London, whose lecture is entitled “TB Genomics and the Potential for Improved Diagnostics, Antimicrobial Resistance, and Treatment.”



 


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