Dr. Anneke C. Hesseling - World TB Day

March 24, marked World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, a day to raise awareness of the dangerous spread of TB worldwide, particularly among children and families living with HIV.

Dr. Anneke Hesseling--director of the pediatric TB research program at the Desmond Tutu TB Centre in South Africa and a recipient of the Elizabeth Glaser International Leadership Award (ILA) for research--visited the Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation's D.C. offices to discuss the promising results of her work focused on children with both TB and HIV, two intertwined issues.

Produced by Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation (April 14, 2011)