22nd Annual Conference of The Union - North America Region
February 28 - March 3, 2018
Chicago, IL, USA
Venue: Westin Michigan Hotel, 909 N. Michigan Ave
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Call for Abstracts
We welcome the submission of abstracts for poster and oral presentations of research on all aspects of tuberculosis prevention and care, including epidemiologic, clinical, basic science, nursing, social, behavioural, psychosocial and educational studies, as well as outcomes of program initiatives.
We are pleased to offer travel grants to selected individuals who would otherwise be unable to attend the 22nd Annual Conference of The Union – North America Region without financial assistance. Those who have been awarded travel grants in the past are eligible to apply, but priority will be given to first time recipients.
Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities
This annual event brings together renowned researchers, scientists, physicians, nurses, and allied health professionals to learn and share the latest clinical, scientific, and programmatic topics on tuberculosis—showcase your products and services to delegates ranging from global health agencies, to talented new researchers in the field. For more information about becoming a sponsor, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Call for Nominations
The Union-North America Region (NAR) is calling for nominations for a Secretary-Treasurer and a Member-at-Large to begin term of office on March 3, 2018. Any active member of The Union is eligible to nominate anybody he/she thinks will be best suited for these roles.
Call for Award Nominations
The Union-NAR is calling for nominations for its awards. Each year during our annual conference, the region recognizes the valuable contributions of our colleagues working in the field of tuberculosis control and prevention. Any active member of NAR is eligible to nominate a candidate. The nominee need not be a NAR member but should be working in the NAR regions—the United States, Canada, or the English, French or Dutch speaking regions of the Caribbean and the Americas.
Service Awards are given to individuals who have made a significant contribution to the field of TB.
Lifetime Achievement Award is the highest award of the region. It is given to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the field of TB over a lifetime.