Tuberculosis (TB)

December 2009

Symposium on "Measuring TB burden and assessing impact of control"

The Union conference, Cancun, Mexico, December 2009

This symposium focused on:

  • progress of the Global Task Force on TB Impact Measurement,
  • methods for measuring the burder of TB and the various components of impact of the global stop TB strategy,
  • country experiences and case studies highlighting new or recent analytical approaches to measure the burden of TB or to assess the impact of control.