The Union

Research for the rest of us (Eng/Zul/Xho) III: MDR-TB treatment and prevention trials among children

Room: IMBIZO Hall 4B

Special guest, Prof Anneke Hesseling, Director, Paediatric TB Research Programme/SARChI Chair in Paediatric TB,  Desmond Tutu TB Centre, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa

About this series (offered Thursday through Saturday): Each half-hour session will feature a prominent conference speaker presenting plain language highlights in research or policy. Presentations will be followed by isiXhosa and isiZulu interpretation for the benefit of local participants and media. 

Facilitator:  Jody Boffa

Topics Legend

CLH = Child TB & Lung Health

CS = Civil Society


LH = Lung Health


NCDs = Non-Communicable Diseases

NAPs = Nursing & Allied Professions

TC = Tobacco Control

TB = Tuberculosis

ZOO = Zoonotic TB

RES = Research