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Oral Presentations:

Abstract Speaker Date / Time Session no. Location
Delivery of Isoniazid preventive therapy to incarcerated
individuals in Southern African correctional facilities
Lucy Chimoyi 31.10.2019
10.30 - 12.00
SOA-02-1017- 31 MR 1.03 & 1.04
Risk factors for hospitalisation or death in individuals
with advanced HIV in South Africa
Claire Calderwood (LSHTM) 01.11.2019
14.00 - 15.30
SOA-13-1129- 01 MR 2.03 & 2.04

Poster Presentations:

Abstract Speaker Date / Time Session no. Location
They are inconveniencing us’ - Exploring the need for
patient centred approaches regarding messaging on
TB treatment adherence: Perspectives from patients
and clinicians in the Free State Province, South Africa.
Amashnee Saimen
(presentation by
Noor Zakhura)
12.15 - 13.15
EP-01-105-31 E-Poster Area E-poster
Evaluating the addition of digital chest radiography to
routine symptom screening for diagnosing TB within
correctional facilities
Kavindhran Velen 31.10.2019
12.15 - 13.15
EP-14-228-02 E-Poster Area E-poster
Quality in the community: Use of quality improvement
in strengthening community healthcare workersupported
household TB contact tracing in South Africa
Piotr Hippner 31.10.2019
12.45 - 13.45
EPS-10-608-31 Hall 3 Poster Presentation
Increasing TB Case Finding: A Case for Private Sector
Engagement in Ghana
Nii Hanson-Nortey 31.10.2019
12.15 - 13.15
EP-05-147-31 E-Poster Area E-Poster
Factors Influencing Uptake of TB Service Delivery in
Private Sector
Nii Hanson-Nortey 02.11.2019
12.15 - 13.15
EP-13-224-02 E-Poster Area E-Poster
Investigation of TB in HIV-positive adult in-patients in
South Africa hospitals
Peter Beckwith 01.11.2019
12.45 - 13.45
PS-26-785-01 Hall 3 Poster Presentation
Comparison of tuberculosis (TB) yield and risk factors
among household contacts of persons with
drugresistant and drug-susceptible TB in South Africa
Kavindhran Velen 29-30 Oct Cyber Convention Centre Poster Presentation