|Story||Celebrating Five Years of Community Management of MDR-TB||
The USAID Tuberculosis (TB) Program South Africa and the Umzinyathi Health District Office of KwaZulu-Natal Province hosted a TB and multi-drug resistance (MDR) - TB award ceremony on Thursday, August 8th. The ceremony recognized 64 MDR-TB patients who have successfully completed treatment, acknowledge TB teams for good performance since 2006 and to celebrate five years of Community Management of MDR-TB. Background: In 2006, there was an outbreak of MDR and extensively drug-resistance (XDR) TB in Tugela Ferry, Umzinyathi district.
|29 May 2014 22:50|
|Story||URC Participates in 6th South African AIDS Conference||
The Tuberculosis (TB) Program South Africa participated in the 6th South African AIDS Conference held in Durban, South Africa. The conference is a gathering for experts, professionals, those with extensive knowledge in the HIV/AIDS field, including policy makers, researchers, activists, people living with HIV/AIDS, and others committed to ending the pandemic.
|07 Oct 2013 20:06|