Leprosy - a forgotten disease?
Leprosy – a forgotten disease?
Speaker: Erwin Cooreman, Team Leader - Global Leprosy Programme, World Health Organisation
Erwin will be discussing the multifaceted role WHO plays in the detection and treatment of leprosy patients globally, the collecting of global data on leprosy case numbers. He will explain how leprosy policy is developed using the current Global Leprosy strategy (2016-20).
This talk is of particular interest to MSc Students and Staff from Infectious and Tropical Diseases.