On Friday 24 March 2017 the South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative kicked off its World TB Day program at the Zwelethemba Public Library in Worcester. The program, which will include the exhibit of graffiti walls and poster art, the screening of TB educational videos and story reading for children, will be taken to four (4) libraries in and around Worcester.
SATVI authors have published an article titled "Prevalence of latent TB infection and TB disease among adolescents in high TB burden countries in Africa: a systematic review protocol" appearing in the British Medical Journal.
SATVI authors Professor Mark Hatherill and Associate Professor Tom Scriba have co-authored a paper titled: "Policy-interventions: Tuberculosis" appearing in the British Medical Journal Global Health.
Dr Michele Tameris, SATVI Investigator has been awarded accreditation as an Established Researcher by the National Research Foundation, having recently been rated in the category C1, in acknowledgement of national and international standing.