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Evaluating new diagnostic techniques in the clinical management of TB

Course details


2 days

16 & 17 November 2017 

Fees - 2017

Early Bird - Available until 31 August 2017
£280.00 Consultant/GP/SpR/Industry
£150.00 TB nurses and non medical TB associated staff
Full Rate - Valid from 01 September 2017
£300.00 Consultant/GP/SpR/Industry
£180.00 TB nurses and non medical TB associated staff
Day Rates
£150.00 Consultant/GP/SpR/Industry
£90.00 TB nurses and non medical TB associated staff


Margaret Turner Warwick Education Centre
Imperial College
Royal Brompton Campus
Dovehouse street
London SW3 6LY

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This course is organised by Public Health England with the Centre for Respiratory Infection (CRI), National Heart and Lung Institute at Imperial College London.

This intensive course will offer a comprehensive update to participants on the clinical management of TB cases and incidents, evaluate new diagnostic techniques available for TB and provide an understanding of TB epidemiology and TB services in the UK.

Learning outcomes

  • Diagnostics updates
  • Management Updates
  • Tackling complex cases
  • Incident management
  • Paediatrics and HIV aspects

Target audience

This course will be of interest to all grades of doctors including consultants, specialist registrars in respiratory medicine or infectious diseases, general practitioners, public health physicians, TB nurses and other non-medical health professionals working in TB.

Key speakers

  • Professor Onn Min Kon
  • Dr Deepti Kumar
  • Professor Graham Bothamley
  • Professor Peter Davies
  • Professor David Moore
  • Professor Peter Ormerod
  • Dr Dominik Zenner
  • Dr Wiel de Lange
  • Dr Martin Dedicoat
  • Dr Amber Arnold


London Advanced TB - CRI Evening Symposium "MDR TB Symposium" - 16 November 2017 - Free to attend


Title:           CRI Evening Symposium “MDR TB Symposium”
Date:           Thursday 16 November 2017
Time:           6.00pm – 7.30pm
Cost:            Attendance is free of charge
Location:     Paul Wood Lecture Theatre, Guy Scadding Building, Royal Brompton Campus
Chairs:         Professor Onn Min Kon

Talks:          To be confirmed

This event will be preceded by a Evening reception from 5.15 pm.

Please note that this evening symposium is open to all, not just London Advanced TB course attendees. You MUST register for this free event if you would like to attend. This is to ensure we can accommodate all those interested, and provide adequate catering. 

This free evening lecture was over subscribed last year and those that did not registaer was turned away. If you do wish to attend please register sooner, rather than later.




Course organisers

Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

Cancellations must be received in writing one calendar month before each course and will be subject to an administration charge of £50-£150 depending on the course. Cancellations received within a month of the course cannot be accepted and the attendee will be liable for the full course fee. Substitutions may be made at any time.
The organiser cannot accept liability for cost incurred in the event of a course having to be cancelled as a result of circumstances beyond its reasonable control.