Desmond Tutu TB Centre - Stellenbosch

Grantee Information: 

The Desmond Tutu TB Centre (DTTC) is an academic research centre of the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Health Sciences at Stellenbosch University. It has its main offices on the Tygerberg Campus and satellite offices in various communities affected by TB and poor health. For the past 15 years, DTTC has been involved in multidisciplinary epidemiological and health systems research in a number of field sites in Western Cape.

Purpose: 
Conducted a study validating TB data, determining risk factors for initial default, and made recommendations to the National TB Program
Term of Grant: 
04/01/10-12/31/11
Areas Served: 
Kwazulu Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Eastern Cape, and North West
Wave: 
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