IGHS Grand Rounds with Tom Lietman, MD


4:30 pm to 6:00 pm (reception to follow)

UCSF Mission Bay Campus 
Mission Hall 1401/1402 
San Francisco 

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Trachoma Elimination

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.