Upcoming events

Join us this April 2018 at London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine to discuss MDR-TB molecular epidemiology!

Speaker: Ankur Gupta-Wright, LSHTM
Date and Time: 12:30pm-14:00pm, Thursday 26th April
Venue: Room LG8, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT [map here]
Paper: A cluster of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis among patients arriving in Europe from the Horn of Africa: a molecular epidemiological study, TM Walker et al, Lancet Infectious Disease April 2018. Available here: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(18)30004-5/fulltext

Future Spring/Summer 2018 meetings:

Chair: Katherine Fielding, LSHTM
Speakers: Daniel Grint and Daniel Carter
Date and Time: 1-2pm, Thursday 3rd May
Venue: Room Room Jerry Morris Room, Tavistock Place building of LSHTM, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH
Paper: Fox et al NEJM 2018 378 3 221- ‘Household-Contact Investigation for Detection of Tuberculosis in Vietnam’

Chair: Marc Lipman, Royal Free Hospital/UCL-TB
Speaker: TBC
Date and time: 4:30-5:30pm Wednesday 20th June
Venue: TBC
Paper: TBC

July – no meeting, Summer Break

August – no meeting, Summer Break


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