Tuberculosis (TB)

Expertise available through Global TB Programme

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The Global TB Programme assists countries in finding experts for a wide range of technical areas of expertise. Please contact tsc_tb@who.int with any requests.

Technical areas of expertise

  • Communications (patient and community communication)
  • Community engagement/ community systems strengthening (CSS
  • Drug procurement and supply management
  • Economics of tuberculosis control
  • Drug resistant TB (DR-TB)
  • Electronic recording and reporting for tuberculosis (ERR for TB)
  • General TB experts
  • Human resource development
  • HSS and TB experts
  • TB infection control (TB-IC)
  • Laboratory strengthening
  • Monitoring, evaluation and surveillance
  • Operational research
  • Paediatric TB management
  • Partnering
  • Patient support, nursing care, case holding
  • Pharmacovigilance for TB
  • Public-private mix (PPM)
  • TB/HIV co-infection
  • Global Fund processes
    • Epidemiological reviews
    • Joint Monitoring missions (lead and participation)
    • NSP development and update
    • Proposal preparation (for example for Global Fund New Funding Model)
    • Grant making
    • Grant implementation