New & Noteworthy

Annual Meeting Preview

Scientific Program Chair Daniel G. Bausch, MD, MPH&TM, FASTMH, previews the 2018 Annual Meeting and its emphasis on outbreaks, in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the Spanish Flu, which resulted in 50 million to 100 million deaths around the world in 1918.


TB on the Global Stage: Good News

The Society applauds the UN for bringing much-needed attention to tuberculosis through its first High Level Meeting on TB – just as newly published results of the TB vaccine clinical trial candidate offered up some good news.


Society: FDA Decision to Expand List of Tropical Diseases in Voucher Program a 'Game-Changer'

Lassa fever, chikungunya, rabies, cryptococcal meningitis added to FDA tropical disease priority review voucher program