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Organization Contact Information

Name: Universal Care Initiative for Tuberculosis Control (UCITC)
Street 1: 2B Saurabh
Street 2: 24 E Sarojini Road
City: Mumbai
Province: Maharashtra
Post Code: 400 054
Country: India
Phone: 91 22 26498051
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Yatin
Last Name: Dholakia
Title: Director
Phone: +919869105521

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms.
First Name: Jigna
Last Name: Dholakia
Title: Jt. Director
Phone: +91 22 26498051

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: No
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
Network NGO - Mission is to advocate standard care for Tuberculosis patients by all health care providers and thus provide universal access to TB care.
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration:

Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 1 - 5
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 6 - 10
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
UCITC has pioneered the Public Private Mix Project for TB Control in India. In 2001, we have designed and developed and pilot tested tools for implementing, monitoring and sustaining the PPM in India. Subsequently We have been part of the Operational Research Project for PPM in Mumbai which has been supported by the Stop TB Partnership of the WHO HQ.

We have a number of research papers and publications. We are providing technical support to the private sector and training PPs on behalf of the program.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: India
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

Drug-Resistant TB:
Conduct research on Graduated Cost Recovery Model to deliver Second Line Drugs through Public Private Partnerships

Improve TB-HIV coordination through PPPs

Participate in OR for PPPs


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Last updated: August 25, 2011