May 26th Webinar on MDR-TB treatment with BDQ in children and adolescents: experience from Belarus

DR-TB STAT and the Sentinel Project will host a webinar, MDR-TB Treatment with Bedaquiline in Children and Adolescents: Global Recommendations and Program Experience in Belarus on 26 May 2017 from 10-11am EDT.

Co-sponsored by DR-TB STAT and the Sentinel Project, this webinar will begin with an update on global guidelines for the use of new and re-purposed TB drugs by commentator Dr. Jennifer Furin. Subsequently, Dr. Skrahina will focus on interim results of bedaquiline use in the treatment of children and adolescents with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in Belarus, including the acceptability of bedaquiline-containing regimens, culture conversion results, and the occurrence of adverse events. Dr. Skrahina and Dr. Furin will be joined by Dr. James Seddon as moderator.

For more information about the webinar and how to connect, click here.