EATG » Webinar 14/12/2015- HIV and Tuberculosis: Current Guidelines and Treatment Developments for HIV/TB Co-Infection

Webinar 14/12/2015- HIV and Tuberculosis: Current Guidelines and Treatment Developments for HIV/TB Co-Infection

 

The European AIDS Treatment Group organised a webinar on Monday, Dec. 14, 4 to 5 p.m. CET to discuss the current HIV/TB co-infection epidemic and treatment guidelines as well as the health products pipeline under development.

The webinar intended to provide updated information for community representatives working in HIV/TB treatment advocacy in Europe.

Confirmed Speakers:

Masoud Dara

Senior Advisor of World Health Organization Office at the European Union.

Mike Frick

TB/HIV Project Officer of the Treatment Action Group (TAG).

Wim Vandevelde

EATG member and Chair of the Global Tuberculosis Community Advisory Board (TB-CAB).

 

The invited Speakers provided information about the current HIV/TB co-infection treatment and the barriers which are still limiting the control of the epidemic. They explained recent research developments in tuberculosis and how the current pipeline looked like, as well as the challenges that HIV/TB advocates can help to overcome.

Slide decks:

 

TB Drug Pipeline EATG — MFrick

TB-HIV in Europe.DrMasoudDara

 

Link to audio recording of the webinar

 

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