On Wednesday 8th June 2022 we held the launch event for All Wales Guideline for the Identification and Management of Refugees at Risk of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis
Watch the recording of the event here.
An interactive, 45-minute event to ensure that healthcare professional teams across Wales are aware of the important screening work that is being carried out by TB Teams in each Health Board, and how this will affect the refugees that you might see in practice.
Chaired by: Dr Simon Barry – Respiratory Consultant, National Respiratory Clinical Lead
The expert panel includes:
- Dr Simon Barry – Respiratory Consultant, National Respiratory Clinical Lead
- Yvonne Hester – Lead TB Clinical Nurse Specialist
- Dr Jennifer Evans – Consultant Paediatrician and Paediatric Infectious Disease and Immunology Specialist
- Dr Ayla Cosh – GP & Clinical Director – Health Inclusion Service
Thank you to everybody who submitted a question for the Q&A section of the event. Unfortunately a number of these questions were not answered during the event due to time limitations, but written responses have been submitted by the expert panel: