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Prof. Anthony D. Harries International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, UK

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Biography

Anthony David Harries is Senior Advisor at the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease and an honorary Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK. He is a physician and a registered specialist in the United Kingdom in infectious diseases and tropical medicine. He... read morespent over 20 years living and working in sub-Saharan Africa, starting in North-east Nigeria in 1983. In 1986, he moved to Malawi where he was consecutively Consultant Physician, Foundation Professor of Medicine at the new medical school in Blantyre, National Advisor to the Malawi Tuberculosis Control Programme and National Advisor in HIV care and treatment in the Ministry of Health, responsible for scaling up antiretroviral therapy in the country. In 2008, he returned to UK where he works for the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.