Swissethics (EKNZ) has approved the protocol of the TB TRIAGE+ ACCURACY trial and the VISITECT Advanced HIV study on 12 August 2020. The study dossiers will be now submitted to the ethics boards in Lesotho and South Africa.
The TB TRIAGE+ project is temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Next steps will be communicated very soon.
Human Sciences Research Council was hosting the TB TRIAGE+ kick-off meeting on 15 February 2020 in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, followed by a visit to the SolidarMed site in Butha Buthe, Lesotho.
Thanks to the entire TB TRIAGE+ team, the Scientific Advisory Board, the Lesotho TB Program Manager and our EDCTP officer!
Project management training
Members of the TB TRIAGE+ teams from SolidarMed and HSRC have attended the Financial and Project Management workshop, which took place in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 21 and 22 November 2019.