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Progress Slows as CDC and Public Health Partners Steer the U.S. Towards TB Elimination
In advance of World TB Day, on March 24, CDC has released preliminary national surveillance data for 2014 reaffirming that TB control is working, and that we are steadily moving towards the elimination of this deadly disease. Data also suggest that progress is slowing, which is a reminder that TB should not be underestimated.
These data provide an important opportunity to shed light on this significant public health issue that still impacts thousands of people across the nation every year. Please see the media resources below to assist with your coverage.Primary Materials
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- March 2, 2015 - Huffington Post Op-Ed Blog by Dr. Jonathan Mermin, NCHHSTP Director
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- February 24, 2015 - 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections
More than 4,000 leading researchers and clinicians from around the world, including those from CDC, will convene in Seattle, Washington from February 23 – February 26, 2015 for the 22nd Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI). The conference will include new research working to better understand, prevent and treat HIV and related infectious diseases.
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