The need for TB R&D

In collaboration with the Congressional TB Elimination Caucus
This event is part of a series of three educational webinars hosted by TB stakeholder organizations in commemoration of World TB Day on March 24th. The events will explore the state of TB prevention, diagnosis, and treatment both at home and abroad as well as take a closer look at research efforts to develop innovative diagnostics, vaccines, and treatments needed to tackle this often-forgotten but deadly pandemic.

Date/time: 28 March 2022 at 12:00 EST


  • Shelly Malhotra, IAVI Executive Director of Global Access
  • Willo Brock, MSc, FIND Vice President of External Affairs
  • Mel Spigelman, MD, TB Alliance President and CEO
  • Michelle Haas, MD, TB Trials Consortium Advocacy & External Relations Committee Chair
  • Helen Jenkins, PhD, Boston University Associate Professor and Epidemiologist

Moderated by:

  • Tina Shah, PharmD, TB Survivor,
    TB Trials Consortium Community Research Advisors Group Member, and We Are TB Member


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