Registrations to the 2nd International Meeting on Childhood Tubercolosis 2018 now open

Tags: | December 21st, 2017

The 2nd International Meeting on Childhood Tubercolosis is the only international European meeting entirely focusing on updates in prevention and treatment of TB in children and adolescents.

Topics covered by renowned Childhood TB experts will include: Towards zero death – tackling childhood TB in Europe and abroad, Clinical course of childhood TB, New insights into an old disease – from basic science to new diagnostics and MDR TB as a new threat.

You can help to enhance the programme by submitting an abstract. Bursaries are available to support young investigators.

Dates: Wednesday 21st to Friday 23rd March 2018

Venue: Crowne Plaza Vilnius, M. K. Čiurlionio g. 84, Vilnius 03100, Lithuania

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About pTBnet: pTBnet is an international network of almost 200 clinicians and researchers in paediatric TB founded in 2009. The first International Meeting on Childhood Tuberculosis was organised by pTBnet in Padova, Italy in March 2013. This meeting was pivotal in bringing together experts in many aspects of paediatric TB, and was attended by over 100 delegates from across the globe.