Oral & Poster Presentations

Oral Presentations

Thursday, 15 November, 12:45-14:15
OP-130-15 Ghulam Qader – Identifying the contribution of community health workers to the treatment outcome of TB patients in four provinces of Afghanistan,2010

Friday, 16 November, 12:45-14:15
OP-187-16 Azizullah Hamim – Improving TB case detection and quality of care in Kabul through implementation of Urban DOTS

Poster Presentations

Thursday, 15 November, 10:15-11:15

  • PC-284-15 Grace Kahenya – Strengthening DR-TB diagnosis capacity in Mozambique
  • PC-907-15 Grace Kahenya – Reaching the underserved with TB diagnostic services in Mozambique
  • PC-623-15 Eliud Wandwalo  – Using innovative approaches to increase TB case detection in Northern Tanzania
  • PC-621-15 Edmund Rutta – AFB microscopy services in Kenya through strengthening of EQA systems

Friday, 16 November, 10:15-11:15

  • PC-471-16 Eliud Wandwalo  – Improving TB case detection by implementing Standard Operating Procedures in selected health facilities in Ethiopia
  • PC-547-16 Chutima Suraratdecha – Costs faced by (multi-drug resistant) tuberculosis patients during diagnosis and treatment
  • PC-770-16 David Collins – Is TB control financially sustainable in the absence of major donor funding? Reflections from Indonesia
  • PC-556-16 Chutima Suraratdecha – Approaches to reducing financial barriers to TB diagnostic and treatment tools

Saturday, 17 November, 12:30-13:30

  • PC-463-17 Mirza Sayedi  – Urban DOTS contribution to treatment outcomes of new sputum smears-positive TB cases in Kabul city 2008-2011
  • PC-848-17 Stephen Macharia – Integration of tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment into primary health care services: experiences and lessons learnt from South Sudan