DAY2: FRIDAY, 27 SEPTEMBER 2019

 

Session 3: Diagnosing Tuberculosis
Chair Sophia Archuleta
09:00 Understanding The Use of Interferon Assays
Delia Goletti
09:30 The Role of the Microbiology Laboratory
Emmanuelle Cambau
10:00 Refreshment Break
Session 4: Treating TB and Delivering Care (Part 1)
Chair Tsin Wen Yeo
10:30 Whole Genome Sequencing in TB
Li Yang Hsu & Rick Ong
11:00 Public Health and Social Aspects of TB Management
Alex Cook
11:30 Lunch Break
Poster Judging
Session 4: Treating TB and Delivering Care (Part 2)
Chair Emmanuelle Cambau
12:30 Managing Drug-Resistant TB
Cynthia Chee
13:00 Extra-Pulmonary TB
Tsin Wen Yeo
13:30 CNS-TB
Guy Thwaites
Session 5: Update on The Cutting Edge of TB Science
Chair Sylvie Alonso
14:00 Clinical Trials in TB
Nick Paton
14:20 Host-Directed Therapy in TB
Amit Singhal
14:40 New Kids on The Block
Kevin Pethe
15:00 Refreshment Break
Session 6: Complex Patients: Case-based Discussions
Chair Delia Goletti
15:30 TB and HIV
Yee Sin Leo
16:00 TB and DM
Reinout Van Crevel
17:00 Challenging TB Cases in Asia
Guy Thwaites