While communities at risk have been both drivers and partners in HIV research, their important role in TB research is yet to be fully realized. Involvement of communities in tuberculosis care and prevention is currently on the international agenda. This creates opportunities and indicates the urgency to also engage communities in TB research.

Tuberculosis, health care
ISS Staff Group 3: Human Resources and Local Development
World Health Organization (WHO, Geneva, August 2011
International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University (ISS)

van der Werf, M, Heumann, S.G, & Mitchell, E.M.H. (2011). Community Involvement in TB Research. In ISS Staff Group 3: Human Resources and Local Development. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/32960