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Media fellowships for tuberculosis research

PRESS RELEASE: A Madras-based non-profit organisation has announced fellowships for journalists to undertake an indepth study of tuberculosis.

The organisation, REACH, working in tuberculosis prevention, awareness and care, has announced the REACH-Lilly MDR-TB Partnership Media Fellowships.

The fellowship programme will provide journalists from local language newspapers across India with support to undertake in-depth analysis of various aspects of the disease.

Those interested can contact REACH at +91-9791017202 or email reach4tb@gmail.com.

Completed applications must be submitted by May 31.

37 telling photographs you can see in 3 minutes

Photographer James Nachtwey does his bit for XDR-TB, not a new motorcycle on the market but Extreme Drug Resistant Tuberculosis, a new form of an ancient disease that is killing 3 people every minute of the day in 49 countries, and becoming new pandemic.

Also visit: http://www.xdrtb.org