World TB Day

World TB Day Activities at CSU

In honor of World Tuberculosis Day on March 24 each year, the Mycobacteria Research Laboratories raises awareness about tuberculosis and research efforts to end global tuberculosis proliferation, through an outreach day with hands-on activities, tours, and engaging speakers for local high school students to inspire the next generation of scientists.

For World TB Day, CSU scientists take their tuberculosis research on the road

World TB Day inspires students to join fight against tuberculosis

High school students get close-up look at tuberculosis research, hear from survivors

Tuberculosis survivor puts a face on life-threatening diseaseĀ 
A leg up: TB researchers aim for the stars to raise awareness about science

High-school students get hands-on experience with tuberculosis research

Past Events

Colorado Mycobacteria Conference: Focus on Nontuberculous Mycobacteria

May 31 - June 3, 2022 - A conference targeted to academic, industrial, nonprofit, and clinical groups nationally and internationally and focused on all basic, clinical, and translational aspects of nontuberculous mycobacteria research.

Many Hosts of Mycobacteria: Bringing Science into the Community

August 7-10, 2017 - Supported by the National Institutes Of Health and the One Health Institute at CSU, the conference discussed the range of mycobacterial diseases affecting humans and animals alike.

Colorado Mycobacteria Conference

June 7-10, 2016 - The conference focused on advances in the genomics, genetics, biochemistry, immunology, infection control, and clinical aspects of mycobacterial diseases. In addition, diagnostic, biomarker, antibiotic, and vaccine development were also explored.