Iranian Stop TB Committee

“Iranian Stop TB Committee”

This committee is an alliance where partners share information, negotiate and exchange goals. In this way, the committee provides synergy of work to avoid duplication of efforts and time and resources.

The committee tries to maximize technical human, knowledge, and found resources within all members.

Members of Iranian Stop TB Committee start working with "We are Stopping TB "motto!This motto touches the planned objectives as well as the motivation of all members/

 Goals of “Iranian Stop TB Committee”  

  • Detection of main obstacles preventing proper and successful enforcement of National TB Program according to the objectives and goals of Ministry of Health
  • To offer solutions on how to reflect problems to the authorities to inform them and getting practical solutions to achieve the goals of National TB Control Program
  • To justify high rank officials, policy makers and those in charge of society’s health regarding TB to earn their support for the successful implementation  of National TB control Programs
  • to earn their support for the successful implementation  of National TB control Programs
  • To recognize international opportunities for technical, financial and practical support
  • Proper Advocacy of  TB and increasing awareness of people in order to have participation and support for eradication of TB through detection of patients and help them recover
  • Try to find ways to support TB patients financially, particularly their families and relatives
  • To establish national networks of TB and AIDS and asking for the support of responsible  authorities
  • To support and improve the laboratory network for diagnosis of TB at national level centers in the country

 Members of “Iranian Stop TB committee” 

  • A member from the Office of His Eminence the Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran
  • One Rep. from Health Commission of Iranian Islamic Parliament               
  • One Rep. from Iranian Medical Council                                 
  • One Rep. from Center for Disease Controlling (CDC)/MOH
  • NTP manager of Iran
  • One Rep. from Imam Khomeini Charity Organization (One of the biggest charity organizations in Iran)                
  • Two Rep. from Iranian Charity Foundation for Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (ICFTLD)
  • One Rep. from Prison Organization
  • One Rep. from the Mobilization of Medical Society   
  • One Rep. from Social Security Organization
  • One Rep. from Medical Services Insurance Organization
  • One Rep. from Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB)
  • One Rep. from Reference Health  Laboratory of MOH
  • One Rep. from Health and Medical Education of Army Forces
  • One Rep. from National TB Laboratory
  • TB researchers and physicians from National Research Institute of Tuberculosis And Lung Diseases (NRITLD)

It is noteworthy that the official meetings of this committee are being held every month in the secretariat of this committee, which is located in Masih Daneshvari Hospital in Tehran.

One of the main problems in Iran is  notification of TB patients who are served by other sectors or other public medical centers (such as Universities and Health Insurance Medical Centers or other Governmental Organization Medical Centers).The other issue is to shorten Patients Delay (for seeking health care) which is 13-15 days in Iran and also decreasing Physicians Delay for detection the disease which is (74-93 days).  

 Pictorial view of the “Iranian Stop TB Committee”  

1- Committee members met Prof. Asma Elsony and Dr. Billo, the executive director of IUATLD in the 2nd International Congress of Pulmonary Disease, Intensive Care and Tuberculosis, 15-18 November 2005, Tehran.

2- Iranian National TB Day, 2006

3- Iranian National TB Day, 2008

4- World TB day 2009 –Golestan Province.

5- Provincial StopTB Committee in Sistan and Baloochestan Province with the presence of Official 

6- Provincial Stop TB Committee in Yazd province with the presence of officials

7- Founding Zabol Tb Research Centre in one of the most high burden TB cities of Iran

8- Organizing TB/HIV Workshops and Courses for Region Countries

9- Participating in Medical Congresses and Workshops in order to introduce the committee and find volunteer members

 

   2012/1/17

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