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How community health workers and data can help South Africa get more TB patients on treatment.
Yogan Pillay is the national health department’s deputy director general for maternal health and HIV.
He was speaking at Bhekisisa, the Mail & Guardian and the national health department’s Critical Thinking Forum on TB in March 2017.
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