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World TB Day 2019 | It’s Time to Accelerate Progress to End TB

March 21, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Organized by USAID

World TB Day 2019 | It’s Time to Accelerate Progress to End TB

Thursday, March 21, 2019
1:30 – 3:30 PM EDT

National Academy of Sciences
2101 Constitution Avenue Northwest
Fred Kavli Auditorium
Washington, DC 20418


Join USAID and the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine to recognize World TB Day 2019 and learn about the progress that has been made on the six month anniversary of the United Nations High Level Meeting on TB.

Event Agenda

Registration opens at 1:30 p.m and the following program will run from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Welcome remarks by Dr. Victor Dzau, President of the National Academy of Medicine

Opening remarks by Mr. Chris Milligan, USAID Counselor

Fireside Chat between The Honorable Mark Green, USAID Administrator and The Honorable Mark Dybul

Panel with the following speakers:

–        Ms. Joanne Carter (Moderator)
–        Dr. Eric Goosby
–        Dr. Rhehab Chimzizi
–        Ms. Martha Cameron
–        Dr. Lucica Ditiu

Closing remarks by Mr. Chris Milligan, USAID Counselor

From 3:00 to 3:30 p.m. attendees can enjoy refreshments and interact with TB innovations presented by the following organizations: TB Alliance, United States Pharmacopeia, TB DIAH, and Stop TB Partnership’s Global Drug Facility. 

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March 21, 2019
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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National Academy of Sciences Building