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CNS Podcasts feature conversations with experts on health, gender, climate and sustainable development. Analysis, perspectives, opinions, news and views keep listeners up to date on the latest on SDGs
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CNS Podcasts feature conversations with experts on health, gender, climate and sustainable development. Analysis, perspectives, opinions, news and views keep listeners up to date on the latest on SDGs

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Episodes

Deploying technology for timely & accurate diagnosis of #TB is also key to #endTB

1/18/2020
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This Podcast (first episode in 2020) features special guests from Ministry of Public Health, Government of Thailand: Ms Jiaranai Khantipongse (medical technologist) and Ms Nathiprada Netirat (medical technologist) from Office of Disease Prevention and Control, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand. Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms. #EndTB Dialogues is a special CNS series,...

Duration:00:28:01

#endtobacco and #beatNCDs will help accelerate progress towards #endTB → #endAIDS

1/11/2020
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This Podcast features a conversation with Dr Ishwar Gilada, President AIDS Society of India and Governing Council Member of International AIDS Society (IAS); Dr Anoop Kumar Puri, Deputy Director General, National AIDS Control Organization, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India; Dr Dilip Mathai, Vice President, AIDS Society of India and Dean, Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences; Dr Naval Chandra, Additional Professor, Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences and Jt Secretary,...

Duration:00:43:26

100-100-100 and zero new transmission of HIV & TB are imperative to meet SDGs

1/11/2020
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This Podcast features the recording of a discussion with experts: Dr Ishwar Gilada, President AIDS Society of India and Governing Council Member of International AIDS Society (IAS); Dr KS Sachdeva, Deputy Director General, RNTCP, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India; Dr Anoop Kumar Puri, Deputy Director General, National AIDS Control Organization, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India; Dr Prapti Gilada Toshniwal, Consultant Microbiologist, Prince...

Duration:01:19:44

TB prevention is better than cure | #endTB Dialogues

1/11/2020
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This Podcast features Dr Masae Kawamura, Senior Director Medical and Scientific Affairs, TB Diagnostics, Qiagen; and Amadou Gueye, Market Development Manager Sub-Saharan Africa, Qiagen. Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms. #EndTB Dialogues is a special CNS series, presenting insightful and thought-provoking interviews with leaders to accelerate progress towards ending TB. Launched...

Duration:00:26:18

Boosting immunity is also an important cog-in-the-wheel to prevent TB

12/31/2019
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This Podcast features Professor (Dr) Surya Kant, Head of Respiratory Medicine department, King George's Medical University (KGMU). He is the President of National College of Chest Physicians (2019-2020), President of Indian Chest Society (2016-2017), and President of Indian College of Allergy, Asthma and Applied Immunology (2018-2020). Prof Surya Kant is also a member of National Task Force (tuberculosis) of Revised National TB Control Programme (RNTCP) Government of India; and Chairman of...

Duration:00:33:13

Preventive healthcare is also important: TB prevention should not be on the blindspot

12/27/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Ishwar Gilada, who was among the first Indian doctors to begin HIV care when first case got diagnosed in the country. He is part of Governing Council of International AIDS Society (IAS), President of AIDS Society of India (ASI) - national professional association of HIV medical experts and scientists, and also member of Government of India's Technical Working Group on LatentTB Infection (LTBI). Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify,...

Duration:00:31:19

Disability and TB: Call for greater collaborative action to help advance disability rights and #endTB agenda

12/27/2019
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This Podcast features Miiro Michael, Dansk Handicap Forbund (DHF) Uganda Representative, 2017 Human Rights Advocates Program, Columbia University and leader of MADIPHA (Masaka Association of Persons with Disabilities Living With HIV and AIDS). Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms. #EndTB Dialogues is a special CNS series, presenting insightful and thought-provoking interviews with...

Duration:00:12:25

Addressing latent tuberculosis is also key if we are to #endTB in SAARC nations

12/25/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Ramesh Kumar Kharel, Director of SAARC TB and HIV/AIDS Centre (STAC) who shares his insights on accelerating response towards elimination of TB in SAARC nations (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is the regional geopolitical union of 8 nations in South Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka). Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail,...

Duration:00:15:56

Preventng TB and timely diagnosis & treatment of active disease are key to #endTB

12/24/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Man Mohan Puri, senior TB and respiratory diseases expert from NITRD Delhi (National Institute of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, formerly LRS Institute of TB and Respiratory Diseases). He is also a member of government of India's Technical Working Group on Latent TB Infection (LTBI). Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms. #EndTB Dialogues is a...

Duration:00:12:11

It is unethical not to offer TB preventive therapy to contacts of patients of active TB disease

12/21/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Suvanand Sahu, Deputy Executive Director of Stop TB Partnership. Be welcome to listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms. #EndTB Dialogues is a special CNS series, presenting insightful and thought-provoking interviews with leaders to accelerate progress towards ending TB. Launched in 2019, this series underpins the URGENCY to step up the fight against the epidemic. He was...

Duration:00:26:23

If we are to end TB then we have to increase health literacy and programme effectiveness

12/18/2019
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This Podcast features Dr PS Sarma, senior #TB expert from #AndhraPradesh state in India and Chairman,SMLS Trust. He is the honorary national professor at Indian Medical Association (IMA) CGP New Delhi, and Executive Committee member of TB Association of Andhra Pradesh. [Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms]. #EndTB Dialogues is a special CNS series, presenting insightful and thought-provoking...

Duration:00:04:50

Rapid rate of TB decline is helping move Kerala towards #endTB goal

12/18/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Shibu Balakrishnan and Dr Rakesh PS. Both of them are part of team fighting TB in Kerala state, India. Both are World Health Organization (WHO) consultants working with the state tuberculosis programme of India's national TB programme (formally called the Revised National TB Control Programme - RNTCP). [Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms]. #EndTB Dialogues is a special...

Duration:00:28:47

If we are to end TB then all TB services must reach everyone-in-need

12/15/2019
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This Podcast features Tushar Kanti Ray, senior public health social scientist, who is also a two-times TB survivor himself. With over 30 years of experience in fighting TB and promoting other public health measures in over 30 countries, Tushar Kanti Ray shares insights on how to strengthen TB response [Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms]. #EndTB Dialogues is a special CNS series, presenting...

Duration:00:17:10

HIV (and TB) epidemic is far from over: Urgent call to multiply efforts to end AIDS and TB

12/6/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Linda-Gail Bekker, Professor of Medicine, Chief Operating Officer of Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation, and Director of Desmund Tutu HIV Centre at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. She was in conversation with CNS founder Managing Editor and Executive Director Shobha Shukla. Dr Linda-Gail Bekker is a former President of the International AIDS Society (IAS). Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other...

Duration:00:18:59

Political leadership, decentralization and community ownership have made a difference, says Rwanda's Health Minister

12/6/2019
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This Podcast features Rwanda's Health Minister Dr Diane Gashumba who spoke with CNS Managing Editor Shobha Shukla at ICASA 2019 (20th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa). Dr Diane shares her insights on progress Rwanda is making on strengthening health systems and also on disease-specific programmes such as HIV/AIDS, TB, NCDs, gender/ women equity, among others. She underlines how political leadership, decentralization and community ownership have been change agents making a...

Duration:00:17:46

Bringing #HIV response on track to #endAIDS is vital in Sub-Saharan Africa

12/5/2019
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This Podcast features Rouzeh Eghtessadi, Executive Director, SAfAIDS (Southern Africa HIV and AIDS Information Dissemination Service) and Chrispin Chomba, acting deputy director for programmes at SAfAIDS in Zambia. They were in conversation with CNS founder Executive DIrector and Managing Editor Shobha Shukla at the 20th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA 2019) in Kigali, Rwanda. Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail,...

Duration:00:40:33

Do not leave the (mothers and) children behind, in efforts to #endAIDS

12/5/2019
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This Podcast features François Bompart, Director of HIV & Hepatitis C Initiative at the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi). He was in conversation with CNS founder Executive DIrector and Managing Editor Shobha Shukla at the 20th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA 2019) in Kigali, Rwanda. Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, aCast, Podtail, BluBrry, and other podcast streaming platforms Shobha is also the coordinator of...

Duration:00:18:31

Health and treatment literacy is a linchpin for global health security

12/2/2019
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This Podcast features Dr Dilip Mathai, Vice President of AIDS Society of India (ASI), and Co-Chair of Scientific Committee of ASICON 2019 (12th National Conference of ASI). He was conferred upon the coveted Lifetime Achievement Award by ASI for 2019. Dr Mathai is Dean, and Professor of Medicine & Adult Infectious Disease, at Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (AIMSR) in Hyderabad. He was awarded Fellowship of the Christian Academy of Medical Sciences (FCAMS) in 2003,...

Duration:00:51:06

Not just 'treat symptoms' but also address root causes impeding progress towards ending AIDS

11/23/2019
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[Listen on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts] This Podcast features Dr Bilali Camara, a medical epidemiologist and Country Director of UNAIDS (Joint United Nations programme on HIV/AIDS) in India. Bilali is former UNAIDS country director for Nigeria and has over 30 years of experience in health policy, epidemiology, clinical sciences, medical virology laboratories, advocacy and rights to health. He is in conversation with CNS Managing Editor Shobha Shukla at ASICON 2019 (12th National...

Duration:00:47:32