Jan. 8, 2016: The Threat of Drug-Resistant TB
Jan. 8, 2016
PHOTO OF THE WEEK
CDC joins forces with White House and other U.S. government agencies to launch National Plan to Combat Multidrug-Resistant TB in DC.
Blog of the Week
WE CAN STOP DRUG-RESISTANT TB – IF WE ACT NOW
With a half million new cases each year, multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is spreading around the globe. The world must act decisively. There can be no delay. That is why on Dec 22 President Obama announced the National Action Plan for Combating Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis...read blog
Infographic of the Week
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM MOSQUITO BITESView text version of infographics
Video of the Week
MDR-TB BEHIND THE NUMBERS: DRS. DALENE AND ARNE VON DELFT
“Drs. Dalene and Arne von Delft,” the second short film in the series Tuberculosis: Behind the Numbers commissioned by TAG and directed by Jonathan Smith, highlights a young, brave, South African doctor’s two-year battle with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB)...watch video
Story of the Week
CDC JOINS FORCES WITH WHITE HOUSE, OTHER USG AGENCIES TO LAUNCH NATIONAL PLAN TO COMBAT MULTIDRUG-RESISTANT TB IN DC
CDC in partnership with other U.S. government agencies, public health stakeholders, and global partners joined the White House today to help launch the “National Action Plan for Combating Multidrug Resistant TB (MDR TB)” in Washington, DC. The White House released the plan online on December 22. It is a crucial step to address MDR TB...read story
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