Estimating the costs in five countries of the diagnosis and treatment of multi-drug resitance TB (VALUE-TB)

Estimate the economic burden to the health system of multi-drug resistant TB in five countries.

Project Duration: Three years
LSHTM lead investigator: Anna Vassall
LSHTM staff: Sedona Sweeney, Yoko Laurence
Funding: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Collaborators: University of Cape Town, World Health Organization, KEMRI-Wellcome Trust (Kenya), Armauer Hansen Research Institute (Ethiopia), George Institute (India)