Traditionally TB Europe Coalition
actively participates in the annual Union World Conference on Lung Health which will be held in a virtual format between 8 to 11 November.
Below is the list of sessions and discussions on issues surrounding TB that are developed by TBEC or with participation of TBEC Board members.
Main Conference (with participation fee):
November, 8, 2022
16:00-17:00 CET | Oxana Ruscineanu, the TBEC Board member, will be a Co-chair for the scientific session “Evaluation of a standardised TB treatment regimen in patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: STREAM Stage 2 final results”.
15:30-17:30 CET | Alesia Matusevych, the TBEC Board member, will be a speaker at the session “Parliamentarian role in pushing for accountability: Lessons learned as we prepare for the UN HLM in 2023”.
November, 8, 2022
Chairs of session: Yuliia Kalancha (TBEC), Yuliya Chorna (consultant). Speakers of session: Sayohat Hasanova (WHO Regional Office for Europe), Amrita Daftary (York University, Canada), Iana Terleieva (Center for Public Health, Ukraine), Olya Klymenko (TBPeople Ukraine).
15:00-15:45 СЕТ | Alesia Matusevych, the TBEC Board member, will be a Chair at the session ” People-Centered, Rights-Based TB Legislation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia”.
November, 9, 2022
12.30-13.15 CET | Paul Sommerfeld, the TBEC Board Сhair, will be a speaker at the session “Meaningful Engagement of the Community in TB R&D through Community Advisory Groups – Best Practice Initiative from UNITE4TB”.
November, 10, 2022
Chairs of session: Yuliia Kalancha (TBEC), Сristina Celan (PAS Center). Speakers of session: Stela Bivol (WHO Regional Office for Europe), Parvana Valiyeva (“Saglamliga Khidmat”, Azerbaijan), Valentina Vilc (Institute of Phthisiopulmonology, Chiril Draganiuc, NTP Coordinator., Moldova).
16:30-17:30 CET | Yuliia Kalancha, TBEC Executive Director, will be a speaker at the session “Implementing existing short-course regimens (1, 4, 6) while keeping an eye on future treatment innovations”
November, 11, 2022
16:00 – 17:00 CET | Oxana Ruscineanu, the TBEC Board member, will be a participant in a respondent role in the Q&A community connect session “Researchers sharing with communities (part 2): shorter regimens for drug-resistant TB”.
We look forward to your participation!