IHR Clinic Releases Videos from Delhi TB Conference

Videos from the IHR Clinic's December 2014 conference in Delhi, "Developing a Rights-Based Approach to TB," are now available on the IHR Clinic website. The clinic co-hosted the conference with the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. The videos feature experts from around the world discussing ways in which human rights, and the right to health in particular, can be used as tools to promote greater access to quality testing and treatment for TB and to protect the rights of people with disease. The videos are described below:

  1. Keynote Address: Anand Grover, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Health (2008-2014); Director, Lawyers Collective HIV/AIDS Unit.; Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India
  2. Health Systems and TB Policy (panel discussion): Moderated by Chapal Mehra, Independent Writer, Researcher and Public Health Specialist
  3. Stigma, Discrimination and Vulnerable Groups (panel discussion): Moderated by Blessina Kumar, Chair, Global Coalition of TB Activists (GCTA)
  4. Access to Quality TB Diagnostics (panel discussion): Moderated by Dr. Evan Lyon, Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Department of Medicine

The conference agenda is available here.