Understanding TB within Community Structures: Integrating the Most Vulnerable

March 22, 2021

Karnataka Health Promotion Trust (KHPT), and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) are hosting a webinar in collaboration with the Central TB Division (CTD), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) entitled: ‘Understanding TB within Community Structures: Integrating with the most vulnerable’. The webinar aims to engage experts in public health, policy, program implementation, as well as a TB Champion to discuss the need to engage established community leaders and structures and tap into their local leadership to drive and sustain TB control efforts at the grassroots. The panelists include Dr Raghuram Rao, Deputy Director, CTD, MoHFW; Dr Rajeev Gowda, Parliamentarian; Dr Lucica Ditiu, Executive Director, Stop TB Partnership; Dr Reuben Swamickan, Division Chief, Tuberculosis and Infectious Diseases, USAID; Dr Dalbir Singh, President, Global Coalition Against TB; Mr Mohan H L, CEO, KHPT; and Mr Chandan B K, a TB Champion. The panel discussion will revolve around strengthening community engagement at the grassroots through policy and programmatic guidance for community structures.

We cordially invite you to the webinar – Understanding TB within community structures on 22 March 2021 at 4 pm IST.

Our eminent panellists will discuss TB within community structures and how to integrate the vulnerable.

Register in advance for this webinar and join us for an interesting discussion.

You can also watch the live stream here.

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