The WHO mission on assessment of collaboration between TB and HIV programs will be carried out from the 8 to 11 of February 2011 in Minsk. Mission will be conducted by Dr. Alberto Matteelli, WHO consultant on TB / HIV collaboration programs. The main aims of the mission are to assess current level of collaboration between both HIV and TB control programs and to provide recommendations for improvement in accordance with the recent WHO recommendations.

The WHO mission on assessment of collaboration between TB and HIV programs will be carried out from the 8 to 11 of February 2011 in Minsk. Mission will be conducted by Dr. Alberto Matteelli, WHO consultant on TB / HIV collaboration programs.

The main aims of the mission are to assess current level of collaboration between both HIV and TB control programs and to provide recommendations for improvement in accordance with the recent WHO recommendations.  During the mission there will be meetings with the national experts on treatment of TB, HIV, substitution therapy and with the representatives of NGOs involved in HIV/TB care. There will be working meetings at the Ministry of health.

For more information on WHO recommendations on TB/HIV collaborative activities please visit the WHO site.

Contact person for this mission is Valentin Rusovich(National Professional Officer Communicable Diseases (Tuberculosis) at the WHO country office in Belarus) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.