IOM's Dr Jaime Calderon talks about TB

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World TB Day 2018 | IOM Austria - Regional Office

Tuberculosis, or TB, continues to be the leading cause of death from a single infectious agent worldwide, according to the Global TB Report 2017. Every day, there are 28,000 new TB cases and 4,500 related deaths.

On 24 March, IOM, the UN Migration Agency, and other partners will honour the many ‘Leaders for a TB-free world’ for World Tuberculosis Day. Dr Jaime Calderon, Senior Health Advisor at IOM's Regional Office in Vienna talks about migration and TB to Regional Spokesperson Joe Lowry

 

IOM Regional Office for Central Asia Eastern Europe Austria

 

Date of publication: 
Mar 23, 2018
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