Professional events

Upcoming events

Tuberculosis 2014 Conference
Thursday 6 November 2014
Postgraduate Education Centre
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust
Manchester Royal Infirmary

This one-day conference is suitable for nurses involved in TB management, GPs, hospital physicians, microbiologists, public health doctors and anyone else involved in the care of TB patients and their families.

Organised by Prof Mark Woodhead and Prof Bertie Squire in conjunction with TB Alert, the Manchester Medical Society and the Liverpool Medical Insitution.

There will be a wide range of topics including:

  • extended case management
  • public engagement and TB
  • tricky cases
  • paradoxical reactions
  • TB screening and anti-TNF
  • new entrant screening.

To find out more please download and complete the registration form. This event costs £40 including lunch.

Attendees at the Race Against TB presentation

COPD 2015
February 19-21, 2015
Valencia, Spain

COPD 2015 will be dedicated to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and its impact on lung health. The congress will cover new updates and developments in the discipline, including such important topics as OMICS and COPD; major definitions in the area; COPD risk factors: not only active smoking; COPD complications; COPD controversies; pneumonia and COPD; exacerbations of COPD, and many other important aspects. Find out more from the Congress website: 


Please check back here regularly to find out about professional events held by TB Alert and our partners.