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U.S. Agencies Release Progress Report On National Action Plan For Combating MDR-TB

USAID/CDC/NIH: National Action Plan for Combating Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Six-Month Progress Report and Future Direction
“…The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes for Health (NIH) have worked together over the past six months to coordinate plans for achieving the objectives of the [National Action Plan for Combating MDR-TB (NAP)], including agreement on roles and responsibilities and pathways for implementation of the NAP, and sharing lessons learned on NAP activities…” This report examines progress on NAP activities over that period and looks ahead at the future of the plan (September 2016).