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Tuberculosis (TB) Diagnostics

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Discussion of TB diagnostics at the NHLS Mycobacteriology Laboratory.

Webinar Title: TB Diagnostics

Topic Area: Clinical Microbiology


  • Familiarize with local TB testing algorithm.
  • Gain insight into TB diagnostics.
  • Gain an understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of various test methods.

Speaker: Dr. Nina von Knorring (Pathologist)

Pathologist in Clinical Microbiology (FCPath) at the National Health Laboratory Service/the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Based at the Mycobacteriology Referral Laboratory in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. Trained in Germany and UK (MRCOG, Diploma in Genitourinary Medicine); subsequent employment as a research clinician at the Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, the University of KwaZulu Natal, and Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute.

Facilitator: Jamie Colloty

Date: Thursday, 7th of July, 2022

Time: 15:00 Central Africa Time (GMT+2 / CAT)

Duration: 1 hour

CPD Points: 1