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Antonino Catanzaro, MD
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
UC San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, California

Charles L. Daley, MD
Professor and Chief, Division of Mycobacterial
and Respiratory Infections
National Jewish Health
Denver, Colorado


Ibrahim Abubakar, MD, PhD
Health Protection Agency
London, England

Laith J. Abu-Raddad, PhD
Weill Cornell Medical College – Qatar
Doha, Qatar

Clifton E. Barry, III, PhD
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Bethesda, Maryland

Matthew J. Binnicker, PhD
Division of Clinical Microbiology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

José Torres Costa, PhD
Department of Medicine
Hospital S. João and
Medical School of O'Porto

Jerold J. Ellner, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Infectious Diseases
Boston Medical Center/Boston University
School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Stephan Gadola, MD, PhD
University of Southampton
Highfield Campus
Southampton, United Kingdom

Edward A. Graviss, PhD, MPH
Director, TMHRI Molecular Tuberculosis Laboratory
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Houston, Texas

Pranab Haldar, MD, MRCP
Institute for Lung Health
University Hospitals of Leicester
Leicester, United Kingdom

Beate Heym, MD, PhD
Hôpital Raymond Poincaré
Boulogne-Billancourt, France

Michael D. Iseman, MD
National Jewish Health
Denver, Colorado

David Lewinsohn, MD, PhD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon

Toru Mori, MD, PhD
Research Institute of Tuberculosis
Japan Anti-Tuberculosis Association
Tokyo, Japan

Edward Nardell, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor of Environmental Health
Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Harvard School of Public Health
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Albert Nienhaus, MD, PhD
Department Head
Professional Association of
Health and Welfare Services (BGW)
Hamburg, Germany

Richard O’Brien, MD
Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND)
Geneva, Switzerland

Mario Raviglione, MD
World Health Organization
Geneva, Switzerland

Pernille Ravn, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
University Hospital
Herlev, Denmark

Lee B. Reichman, MD, MPH, FACP, FCCP
New Jersey Medical School
Global Tuberculosis Institute
Newark, New Jersey

Luca Richeldi, MD, PhD
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Modena, Italy

Renee Ridzon, MD
Senior Consultant
Akeso Associates
Boston, Massachusetts

Neil Schluger, MD
Columbia University
World Lung Foundation
New York, New York

Jeffrey R. Starke, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, Texas

Robert S. Wallis, MD, FIDSA
Senior Director, Pfizer
New London, Connecticut
Professor, University of Medicine and
Dentistry of New Jersey
New Jersey Medical School
Newark, New Jersey


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