3138.0 Tuberculosis (including joint TB/HIV programs)

Monday, November 9, 2009: 10:30 AM
Overview of international HIV and TB programs
Session Objectives: Discuss a variety of TB programs Explain the functioning of international TB programs List at least 2 ways TB and HIV programs can work together
Hendrika Maltby, PhD, RN

10:30 AM
Tuberculosis awareness and access to treatment among Uzbek labor migrants in Kazakhstan
Samantha A. Huffman, BA, Jaap Veen, MD PhD, Monique M. Hennink, PhD and Deborah A. McFarland, PhD MPH MSc
10:45 AM
Promoting a public-private mix for DOTS Expansion in Uganda
Jeanne Ellis, MA and Barbara Addy, MA
11:00 AM
Patterns of alcohol use among female tuberculosis (TB) patients in hard-to-reach, pastoralist populations in northern Kenya
Emily Bloss, PhD, Kate Macintyre, PhD, Jeremiah Chakaya, MD and Lydia Kivihya-Ndugga, PhD

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Organized by: International Health
Endorsed by: Public Health Nursing, Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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