Tuberculosis Department

The overall goal of the Tuberculosis department is to support national tuberculosis programs (NTPs) in Sudan and the Region, to reduce the disease burden and suffering attributable to tuberculosis. The Strategic Objectives of the section lie within the five Units divisions/initiatives. Relevant targets and related indicators within each strategic objective highlight the anticipated outcomes over this planning period (2018-2025).

In some instances, the outputs anticipated during the planning period would, ideally, be available before developing the Departmental Strategic Plan. In such cases, the Plan will be updated and reevaluated as relevant information becomes available.

Department Sections


    The department composed of five sections:
  • TB in adult
  • TB/HIV
  • TB in Animals
  • TB in Children
  • Multi Drug Resistant (MDR) TB

Key Activities


    Key activities within the department :
  • Continuous collection of TB/HIV data.
  • Epi-Lab Clubs, community campaigns, health communication and promotion.
  • A research work on exploration for reasons behind lost to follow up.
  • Research work about mapping of TB DOTS centres.
  • Workshop and trainings for health worker and programmatic staff on M&E , TB &MDR management, gender and TB.
 

MISSION

The overall goal of the Tuberculosis department is to support national tuberculosis programs (NTPs) in Sudan and the Region, to reduce the disease burden and suffering attributable to tuberculosis.