“99% of those infected with tuberculosis are unaware of their condition” said Dr. Cardona, as director of the post graduate course on Clinical TB Management, when he was interviewed by the Open University of Catalonia (UOC). In this interview, uploaded into the UOC webpage, he talks about tuberculosis rate in Europe and specifically in Catalonia, as well as about problems as MRD. At the end, he explains the scope of the course and what has been prepared for this academic year. As defined by Ms. Tobella, the president of the UOC, “The Universitat Oberta de Catalunya’s mission is to be an avant-garde technological university that uses a highly innovative learning model and serves as a flagship in terms of the quality of both its academics and its research.” The University was founded in 1994 and now is a leading online university, having more than 60.000 students, which more than 40.000 are students in official degree programmes.
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