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Organization Contact Information

Name: Thoracic Society of Trinidad and Tobago
Street 1: 8 Austin Street
Street 2:
City: St. Augustine
Post Code:
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Phone: (+) 868 663 0380
Organization Email:
Web Site:
Other Online Presence:

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Prof
First Name: Terence
Last Name: Seemungal
Title: President
Phone: (+) 8686893988

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Sateesh
Last Name: Sakhamui
Title: executive member
Phone: 868 7417484

General Information

Board Constituency: Technical agencies
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
If yes, please enter your registration number:
Organization Type - Primary: Academic / Research Institution
Organization Type - Secondary: None
Organization Description:
The Society is dedicated to the relief of sickness and the preservation and protection of public halth by promoting the best standards of care fo patients with respiratory and associated disorders, advancing knowledge about theior causes, prevention and reatment and promoting the prevention o respiratory disorders.
Do you know about the UNHLM declaration:

Specializations / Areas of Work


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: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
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: Information on developments within the TB world
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:
Five of our fellows are directly ionvoling in providing medical care for TB patients.

Geographical Reach

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


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:

TB Care Delivery:
We have started DOTS proamme in Arima

We treat patients with B and HIV

We are doing studies of TB diagnosis, morbidit paterns, KABP studies of TB,prevention in most a risk populations


Declaration of interests:

Application date: May 13, 2014
Last updated: June 11, 2014