4:30 pm to 6:00 pm (reception to follow)
UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Mission Hall 1401/1402
Thomas M. Lietman, MD
Ruth Lee and Phyllips Thygeson Distinguished Professor
Director, Francis I. Proctor Foundation at UCSF
Join Dr. Lietman, IGHS Executive Director Jaime Sepulveda, and IGHS master's student Rachel Chung for an introduction to trachoma, followed by a discussion around four reasons why we may be able to eradicate trachoma: Remarkable effectiveness of mass azithromycin; secular trend; big data; collateral benefits of MDA-MORDOR results.
Reception to follow.