Stop TB Partnership

Palais des Congres, Paris, France

18-22 October 2005 -- This week, the 36th World Conference on Lung Health, will bring together delegates to address such issues as TB/HIV, research and development of new TB drugs, diagnostics and vaccines, advocacy and communication, and a new Stop TB Strategy. The Stop TB Partnership will be involved in number of meetings throughout and around the conference including, "Scaling up DOTS Expansion, TB-HIV and DOTS-PLUS," "Strengthening Medicine Supply in National TB Programmes: Practical Guidelines and Tools," "Scaling up TB control to meet the needs of the poor," and the annual meetings of the Working Groups on New TB Drugs and New TB Diagnostics. Events at this meeting are also viewable in the Stop TB Partnership calendar of events.