SPRINT-TB staff, students, PIs and collaborators gathered on September 17, 2015 for the programme's first annual retreat. SPRINT-TB holds quarterly meetings for such interactions, while annual retreats present more extensive opportunities for scientific discussion and networking. This years retreat was held at NUSS Kent Ridge Guild House at National University of Singapore.
SPRINT-TB researchers gathered together on September 2, 2015 for the inaugural meeting of the SPRINT-TB Journal Club. This new initiative brings together students, postdocs and research staff across all SPRINT-TB research themes. It will provide an opportunity to present and discuss publications and latest discoveries in the broad TB field, ranging from basic science, microbiology, and medicinal chemistry to clinical research and public health.
The Journal Club, chaired by Dr. Wilfried Moreira (postdoc representative) and Ms. Annanya Shetty (student representative), will meet bi-weekly. The Journal Club details and schedule are available here.