COMDIS: Overcoming barriers to TB treatment and diagnosis.


Presentations were made by COMDIS research principals at a meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Global Tuberculosis held on 1 April 2008.

Dr A N Zafar Ullah spoke on TB control in Bangladesh: involving private medical practitioners and the garments industries using Public Private Partnerships (PPPs).

Dr Xiaolin Wei spoke on the challenges of Improving TB control in China including the management of TB in rural to urban migrants and promoting an operational guideline for frontline TB doctors.

The minutes of the meeting and pdfs of the powerpoint presentations are appended.


All Party Parliamentary Group on Global Tuberculosis, London, UK, 3 + 6 + 17 pp.

Published 1 January 2008