Past events

North London TB Journal Club

Presenter: Helen Fletcher Topic: TB vaccines. Date: Tuesday, 13 October 2015 Time: 16:00 – 17:00 Venue: LG81, Keppel Street, LSHTM This journal club will discuss issues relating to the use of animal models in TB vaccine development – and importantly will ask if this is the correct use a systematic review. The paper is open […]

Raising Your Research Impact and Taking the ‘Suspect’ out of TB

Raising Your Research Impact and Taking the ‘Suspect’ out of TB Date: Tuesday, 22 September 2015 Time: 14:00 – 17:00 (BST) Maximum research impact can only be achieved through effective communication. Not just in papers and plenaries, but during one-to-one interactions with decision makers, funders, and the media. This session will provide a forum for […]

New Insights into the Pathogenesis and Management of Drug-resistant TB

New Insights into the Pathogenesis and Management of Drug-resistant TB Speaker: Keertan Dheda Chair: Taane Clark Date: 25 August 2015 Time: 12:45 – 13:45 Venue: LG80 (Bennet Room), Keppel Street, LSHTM Keertan Dheda is Professor of Respiratory Medicine, and Head of the Division of Pulmonology, Department of Medicine, at the University of Cape Town. He […]

Tuberculosis Vaccine Strategy

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Tuberculosis Vaccine Strategy, followed by presentation on Strategic Thinking from the LSHTM TB Centre with panel discussion Speaker: Willem Hanekom, Deputy Director Tuberculosis, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Chair: Helen Fletcher, LSHTM Date: Thursday, 20 August 2015 Time: 10:00 – 13:00 Venue: LG80 Bennett Room (Keppel Street), LSHTM Any queries […]

TB Centre Seminar Series: New insights into the pathogenesis and management of drug-resistant TB

TB Centre Seminar Series All welcome New insights into the pathogenesis and management of drug-resistant TB Speaker: Keertan Dheda Chair: Taane Clark 25 August 12:45 – 13:45 LG80 (Bennet Room), Keppel Street

Analysing Tuberculin in the Under-5s in Rural Malawi

Analysing tuberculin in the under-5s in rural Malawi Speaker: Palwasha Khan, LSHTM Date: 14 July 2015 Time: 12:45 – 13:45 Venue: LG8 (Bradford Hill), Keppel Street, LSHTM All welcome Any queries email: Marek Lalli at marek.lalli@lshtm.ac.uk

Development of Monitoring Indicators for the Collaborative TB Strategy for England: 2015-2020

Development of Monitoring Indicators for the Collaborative TB Strategy for England: 2015-2020 Speaker: Lucy Thomas, Public Health England Date: 10 June 2015 Time: 12:45 – 13:45 Venue: Room LG80 (Bennett Room), Keppel Street, LSHTM All welcome Any queries, email marek.lalli@lshtm.ac.uk

Ecological modelling of TB incidence, prevalence and mortality

Ecological modelling of TB incidence, prevalence and mortality Speaker: Markus Elze, LSHTM Date: 28 May 2015 Time: 12:45 – 13:45 Venue: Room LG80 (Bennett Room), Keppel Stree, LSHTM All welcome Any queries, email marek.lalli@lshtm.ac.uk

Household Spread of Drug Resistant TB

Household spread of drug resistant TB, genotypic association with drug resistance and the origins of TB in Latin America. Speaker: Dr. Louis Grandjean Date: 24 April 2015 Time: 12:45 – 13:45 Venue: Room LG80 (Bennett Room), Keppel Street, LSHTM All welcome Any queries, email marek.lalli@lshtm.ac.uk

TB Seminar Series: Feedback Session from the Union 2015 Conference

Speakers: Rebecca Harris, Katherine Horton, David Moore, Alison Grant and Helen Fletcher, LSHTM Date: Monday 11th January Time: 12:45 – 13:45 Venue: LG81 (Lucas Room) – Keppel Street LSHTM academics will lead a feedback session on the Union 2015 Conference. All welcome.