March 2014

Monday, 24 March, all day, LSHTM
- “Reach the 3 Million”
This year's TB Day Symposium is a joint venture between UCL and the LSHTM.
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: John Snow LT, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street
Provisional Programme (PDF)
The event is free but registration is required - link to registration.

February 2014

North London TB Journal Club

Organiser: Dr Rob Aldridge (email)
Link to North London TB Journal Club site:

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Tuesday, 25 February, 2014 - 12.30pm

Theme: Shortened intensified treatment for TB meningitis in children.

Presenter: Anna Turkova

Chair: Patrick Phillips

Paper: van Toorn et al. Short Intensified Treatment in Children with Drug-Susceptible Tuberculous Meningitis. PIDJ [e-publication ahead of print. Available here.]

Venue:  MRC CTU in room 401

Directions: See The entrance is opposite Holborn tube station and looks like the entrance to a church building.

External attendees will need to wait at reception and be taken to the meeting room. If you plan to attend, please email Patrick Phillips (email) so that reception know who is expected.

 Records from our previous events


This week's World TB Day event at the Royal Free invited speakers to talk about targetting zero deaths from TB.  A selection of photographs from the event is available here (LINK) with copies speakers' presentations and a blogger's account to come shortly. (27 March).


In December 2012, Professor Tim McHugh delivered his inaugural lecture on the challenges of drug resistant TB.  View the lecture.

In March 2012, UCL held a World TB Event (on World TB Day) to celebrate the research into TB undertaken across disciplines in the College. More details/videos (link).

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