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Welcome to the McGill International Tuberculosis Centre                               

Congratulations to our Centre Director, Dr. Marcel Behr for being admitted as a Fellow at the Candian Academy of Health Sciences.

Op-Ed in Huff Post Canada September 16, 2016

On the eve of the Fifth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria being hosted in Montreal, McGill University hosted a pre-conference panel to celebrate Canada’s commitment and investment in Global Fund, Stop TB Partnership and other global health initiatives. See here for details

There are many McGill students working to end TB, AIDS, and Malaria. Here are videos featuring our students working to stop TB:

How McGill Student Emily Maclean is helping end TB for Good



How McGill Graduate Robyn S. Lee is helping end TB for Good



How McGill Student Sophie Huddart is helping end TB for Good



How McGill Student Hannah Alsdurf is helping end TB for Good



How McGill Student Laura Mendonca is helping end TB for Good


Fall 2016 McGill TB Centre Travel Awards - Deadline September 30:

Apply here

2016 McGill Summer Institute taught by many members of our Centre  - A great success: over 400 participants from 45 countries!

2017 Registrations open November 1st. Click here



Post Doctoral Fellowship Positions in Tuberculosis Research Available:

The 100 top-cited tuberculosis research studies

According to a recent study, McGill researchers account for 6% of the world's best cited TB papers which is a very high ranking! The 100 top-cited tuberculosis research studies (International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease) Download


About the Centre

Our centre brings together over 20 investigators with expertise spanning epidemiology and economic analyses of TB, to microbiology to host genetics and immune response. The work is done both at an academic centre and with a number of collaborating groups around the world. On these pages, we introduce the faculty members who are members of our centre and describe our training programs for students.  Find out why our Centre is a world leader in the interdisciplinary study of TB and how we work together to unravel the many mysteries of this recalcitrant disease.