The major global infectious diseases: tuberculosis and HIV

This 1.5 ECTS course at Karolinska Institutet/Department of Medicine will provide an overview of tuberculosis (TB) and HIV/AIDS infection and disease including relevant virology and bacteriology, TB/HIV co-infection, clinical management, international public health aspects, immunology and pathogenesis, diagnostic methods and principles of vaccines, therapy and drug resistance as well as novel research strategies.

Additional information about the course and link to application

Application deadline: 18 May, 2015

Doctoral students in KI collaboration programmes such as the National Doctoral Programme in Infections and Antibiotics are considered equal to KI doctoral students when selecting participants if the activities are oversubscribed.
Additional information about eligibility.

Contact person:
Anne Rasikari (, 08-517 7 1861)

When you are admitted to the course you can apply for NDPIA co-funding of travel and accommodation costs below.


Bookings are closed for this event.