Forum on international migration and health in Thailand: status and challenges to controlling TB

Type of Publication: 
Reports
Author: 
WHO
Year of Publication: 
2013

To stress the links between health security of Thai and non-Thai populations by providing a national forum for academic and clinical experts, program implementers, government staff, and other interested stakeholders to discuss the interactions between international migration and infectious diseases prone to cross-border transmission through a specific examination of the challenges to controlling TB in Thailand both in terms of the health of migrants and the impacts and requirements of the public health system.