Significance and outcomes of Day 1 of SA TB Conference: Prof. Salome Charalambous

Significance and outcomes of Day 1 of SA TB Conference: Prof. Salome Charalambous

The South African Tuberculosis conference opened up by addressing head-on, the withdrawal of key health role players from this year’s conference. The conference which is currently underway in Durban has seen the World Health Organisation, The Bill and Belinda Gates Foundation, and the Find organisation all pulling out of the annual event. This follows allegations that one of the conference’s main sponsors had previously accepted money to do a study for the tobacco industry.

For more, we are now joined by Chief Scientific Officer at The Aurum Institute Professor Salome Charalambous.

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