NOTE: HCP, health care professional; IQA, internationally quality-assured; QA, quality-assured; QC, quality control.
SOURCE: Sims, 2012. Presentation at IOM workshop on Developing and Strengthening the Global Supply Chain for Second-Line Drugs for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.
• Unique funding mechanisms and spending strategies offered thought-provoking options for further consideration.
• Successful innovative funding mechanisms used in other disease programs were presented, including immunization, HIV/AIDS, and malaria.
a Identified by individual speakers.