COMDIS-HSD was well represented at the 44th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Paris, with papers presented by Prof Xiaolin Wei (GHRD, China) and Dr Sushil Baral (HERD, Nepal). You can hear the following presentations and view their slides here:
- Financial and Social Support to Internal Migrant TB Patients in Shanghai: An Intervention Study;
- Developing and Implementing a Smoking Cessation Intervention within the Practical Approach to Lung Health in Nepal, including a poster.
Our long association with the International Union Against TB and Lung Disease continues with Dr Amir Khan taking up his new position as the Vice-President of the Union, as well as Dr Xiaolin Wei taking up his new position as the Chair of the Tobacco Control Section. Their tenure lasts until late 2015.