HIV-TB late-breaker session - Friday 28 October 15:15-16:45

The World Health Organization HIV Department in collaboration with the HIV section of The Union is pleased to announce the TB-HIV late-breaker session at the 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

The deadline for submissions has now passed, applicants are being notified of acceptance or rejection of their abstracts.

The late-breaker session will take place Friday 28 October 15:15-16:45. It will consist of eight oral presentations of ten minutes each, followed by five minutes of questions. The presentations will focus on new, innovative, and significant findings that have occurred as of 1 May 2016, or for which information has just become available.

Presentations during the late-breaker session will be drawn from abstracts submitted that cover all aspects of HIV-TB including basic and clinical science, epidemiology, health care delivery, public health, economic modelling as well as social, behavioural, psychosocial, and educational aspects.