6th Conference of The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease European RegionArchived
Scientific meeting to discuss the approaches to the control of tuberculosis and other respiratory diseases.
For the first time the European Region of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) held its meeting in western rather than eastern Europe.
The conference focused on approaches to the control of tuberculosis and other respiratory diseases, as well as a wide range other important issues, including lung disease caused by tobacco, child respiratory disease - and the contribution to the problem by pollution.
Joint meeting EU/EEA Tuberculosis (TB) Surveillance Network and WHO/Europe National TB Programme Managers
21 Jun 2016 to 22 Jun 2016 - This meeting brought together TB experts from countries belonging to the WHO European Region and surveillance experts from EU/EEA countries to discuss the common goals of eliminating TB in Europe.
Meeting of the Joint ECDC/WHO Surveillance Network for Tuberculosis and Wolfheze Workshops
26 May 2015 to 29 May 2015 - The 2015 meeting of the Joint ECDC/WHO Surveillance Network for Tuberculosis was held in The Hague, the Netherlands, on 26-27 May 2015. The meeting was organised jointly by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and WHO/Europe for TB surveillance experts from WHO European region including European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) Member States (MSs). The participants included 47 nominated contact points for TB surveillance from 42 countries, as well as experts from ECDC and WHO/Europe, WHO headquarters and country offices. In addition, experts from seven EU Enlargement Countries and from the KNCV TB Foundation (the Netherlands) attended the meeting as observers.
1st Eastern Partnership Ministerial Conference on Tuberculosis and Multi-Drug Resistance Tuberculosis
30 Mar 2015 to 31 Mar 2015 - High-level meeting to discuss the burden of TB and MDR TB and its elimination as a public health problem in the EU/EEA and Eastern Partnership countries.