The Union TBScience pre-conference, Hyderabad, India: The Union is pleased to announce that the second annual TBScience pre-conference, an official event entirely devoted to basic and translational tuberculosis (TB) research, will take place on 29-30 October 2019 in Hyderabad, India.
TBScience brings together scientists from microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, pharmacology, epidemiology and mathematical modelling to present and discuss recent findings on TB transmission, infection and disease. Additional focus is also given to the development of better vaccines, new drugs and diagnostics for TB.
The pre-conference takes place on the eve of the 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health, the largest international conference dedicated to respiratory health worldwide.
REGISTRATION: Space is limited. Registration opens on World TB Day, 24 March 2019, at worldlunghealth.org
All aspects of TB prevention, diagnosis and treatment, as well as basic science research, particularly new, innovative and significant findings are welcomed for submission to TBScience 2019.
Abstract submission will open in July 2019.
The Union World Conference on Lung Health is the world’s largest gathering of clinicians and public health workers, health programme managers, policymakers, researchers and advocates working to end the suffering caused by lung disease, with a focus specifically on the challenges faced by low-and lower-middle income populations.
- Scientific submissions open in early March 2019.
- Registration opens in late March 2019.