The London Advanced Tuberculosis Course

London, England
Thursday, 14 November 2019
The London Advanced Tuberculosis Course
Thursday, 14 November 2019 09:00 -
Friday, 15 November 2019 17:00 (GMT)

Coin Street Conference Centre
020 7021 1650
108 Stamford Street
London
England
SE1 9NH
United Kingdom

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Course Fees
Full registration:

- 2 Day £375 
- Daily Fee £200


Course Directors:  Prof Onn Min Kon and Dr Deepti Kumar


A comprehensive update on the clinical management of TB and MDR TB.

This annual course is organised by the NIHR HPRU in Respiratory Infections at Imperial College London and Public Health England. .

This intensive course will offer a comprehensive update to participants on the clinical management of TB cases and incidents, evaluate new diagnostic/molecular techniques available for TB and provide an understanding of TB epidemiology and TB services.

The course faculty has a comprehensive experience in the field of clinical tuberculosis. The program is designed to provide an indepth and comprehensive overview of clinical tuberculosis. It will be interactive, with case presentations and opportunities to discuss topics and network with other colleagues.

Learning outcomes

  • Natural history of the disease
  • Diagnostic updates in pulmonary and extrapulmonary disease
  • Management updates
  • Tackling complex cases/drug resistance
  • Incident management
  • Contact tracing and latent infection approaches
  • Paediatrics and HIV aspects


Target audience

This course will be of interest to all grades of doctors including consultants, specialist trainees in respiratory medicine or infectious diseases, general practitioners, public health physicians, TB nurses and other non-medical health professionals working in TB.


   












 

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